Tamara Vanderbellen – a woman who became Gerasimov’s wife (late 1920s – early 1930s). Gerasimov’s lifework – his book Facial Reconstruction from the Cranium – was dedicated to her.



Mikhail Gerasimov’s Career
Mikhail Gerasimov as an Archaeologist
Reconstruction of the Face from the Cranium
“Sinanthropus” (Member of the Species Homo Erectus)
Homo Neanderthalensis (Neanderthal man)
Neanderthal Child from Teshik-Tash
People of the Upper Paleolithic
People of the Mesolithic
People of the Early Iron Age
Drawings by M.M. Gerasimov