Post Building Architecture
Nikolai Markov (1882-1957)
Nikolai Markov ( 1882 - 1957 ) " Nikolai Markov", son of Lev was born in Tbilisi in 1992, in a celebrated family of czarist Russia. His father Lev Markov, a high-rank officer in the army, had come to stay in Tbilisi. Markov went to high school in Tbilisi. Then went to the academy of art and architecture in the imperial college of Saint Petersburg. He was graduated in 1910 when 27 years old. He had two daughters with his first wife, Ludmila in those early years. Then he continued studying orientalism at the same university, learning the Persian language, he probably graduated in 1914 and joined the Russian troops in the Caucasus. In 1915 he probably came to Iran, with Gazak troops to fight together with Reza Khan ( The founder of Pahlavi dynasty, later on ) . after the October revolution, Markov stayed in Iran and in 1921 abandoned the army and came back to his architectural activities. While in Iran he married Vera, the young lady born in Baku, and had a son and a daughter with her. Vera died in 1928. He joined Tehran municipality and established his first office in Istanbul Str. then in Ferdowsi and Arbab Jamshid Str. He passed away in 1957 when 75 old.
Nikolai Markov Architectur in Iran