Peter Ivanovich Nevzorov, in 1848, seventeen young men went to St. Petersburg and entered volnoprihodyaschim student at the Saint Petersburg Imperial Academy of arts, which he graduated from in four years. In 1858, at the age of 27 years, recognized as "designated" in academics.
With the name of Pyotr Ivanovich the line begins in the family. associated with fine art. A great painter, author of genre paintings and portraits, he has long worked in St. Petersburg in the workshop of the famous Novodevichy convent of the resurrection as a mentor and artist.