Rossi Carl Ivanovich
Architect, master of the St. Petersburg Empire style. Among his works are most important city ensembles: the Mikhailovsky Palace and Arts Square, Alexandrinsky Theatre, buildings of the General Headquarters on Palace Square, Senate and Synod on Decembrists Square, etc.
The gravestone in the form of a granite stele, shared with Leontina Rossi (1800-1846), is supposed to have been erected to the architect's own drawing before 1849.
Russia. St.-Petersburg. The Necropolis of the 18th century.
Birthday on Decenber, 18th (on old style).
Day of memory on April, 6th (on old style).