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(3787) Aivazovskij

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1977 RG7. Discovered 1977 Sept. 11 by N. S. Chernykh at Nauchnyj.

Named in honor of Ivan Konstantinovich Aivazovskij (1817–1900), great Russian painter of seascapes who lived and worked in Feodosia {see planet  (1048)}, in the Crimea. (M 22499)

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