Yefim Deshalyt (1921 -1996) – Russian painter, and master of the panoramic diorama art. Deshalyt is the author of panoramic scale works such as “Victory Salute”, “Last Battle Chapaeva”, “Fight for the Bagration’s Flash,” “Heroic Presnya. 1905 “and many others. The artist’s works were successfully demonstrated at the union and international exhibitions, where more than once they were awarded. While working on the creation of a diorama, “The Battle of Maloyaroslavets” E.I. Deshalyt has done extensive literature studies on the history of the War of 1812, the uniforms of Russian and French armies, and also studied in detail the landscape on which the events unfolded. In the artist helped model builders and other specialists of the Moscow factory diorama, layout and artwork.