The artist is Repin
Repin Vasily Efimovich (1853–1918) – artist’s brother, musician. Left below: 1878 silt. RPIN (Svetale signature, erroneous date)*.
* In some cases, the author’s date was changed. This is due to the fact that, putting dating under the works sometimes from memory, years after their creation, Repin was sometimes mistaken.