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Kupriyanov Mikhail Vasilievich (1903-1991)

Kupriyanov Mikhail Vasilievich

Kupriyanov Mikhail Vasilievich

Kupriyanov m V. Outstanding Soviet painter, graphic artist and cartoonist, author of world-famous political posters. Member of the creative team Kukryniksy. People’s Artist of the USSR (1958). Hero of Socialist Labor (1973). Member of the USSR Academy of Arts (1947). Laureate of the Lenin (1965), five Stalin (1942, 1947, 1949, 1950, 1951) and the USSR State Prize (1975), the State Prize of the RSFSR im. I. E. Repin. He worked in the field of satire, on works on a political theme, historical-revolutionary and the theme of the Great Patriotic War.

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Konenkov Sergey Timofeevich

Konenkov Sergey Timofeevich with his works

Konenkov Sergey Timofeevich with his works

Sergey Timofeevich Konenkov is a famous Russian and Soviet sculptor, a master of Russian sculpture of Symbolism and Art Nouveau, who rightfully received the title of “Russian Rodin”.

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Antanas Jono Muidzinavičius

Antanas Jono muidzinavičius

Antanas Jono Muidzinavičius

Biography

Lithuanian painter, People’s Artist of the USSR (1957), Corresponding Member of the Academy of Arts of the USSR (1958). Antanas Jono Muidzinavičius received his first knowledge of art from the village teacher Bagdonavičius.

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Eodor Eduardovich Zalkaln

Eodor Eduardovich Zalkaln

Eodor Eduardovich Zalkaln

Biography of Eodor Eduardovich Zalkaln

Eodor Eduardovich Zalkaln (1876-1972) the founder of Latvian sculpture was born into a peasant family on the Zaneiskalnias farm. Zalkalna’s mother loved music and read a lot. The father, an energetic and economic man, was attentive to his son’s hobbies. When little Theodore was 6 years old, he gave him paints and brushes. Parents supported their son’s intention to become an artist.

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Artist Vasily Baksheev (1862 – 1958)

Moscow courtyard

Vasily Baksheev, Moscow courtyard

Vasily Baksheev is an excellent master of writing in the open air, his palette is light and airy, the master’s brush captured the finest, unique shades and transitions of tones. The painting of Vasily Baksheev is inherent in a quality that is very dear to a person brought up in the spirit of Russian culture, this quality is sincerity, sincerity.

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Fedorovsky Fedor Fedorovich

Prince Igor. Prologue. Sketch of the scenery. 1944

Fedorovsky Fedor Fedorovich. Prince Igor. Prologue. Sketch of the scenery. 1944

Fedorovsky Fedor Fedorovich – Soviet artist-painter and graphic artist
The author of the text is Valery Rublev. May 15, 2020.
Fedor Fedorovich Fedorovsky (1883-1955) – Soviet artist-painter and graphic artist. Fedorovsky was known primarily as a theater artist.

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