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Victor Vasnetsov


Victor Vasnetsov Portrait
Name
Victor Vasnetsov
Birth Year
1848
Death Year
1926
Country
Russia
Movement
Art Nouveau

Victor Vasnetsov Biography

Son of a village clergyman, Victor Mikhailovich Vasnetsov prepared himself for the same career, but the passionate love for art brought the 19-year-old student of ecclesiastical seminary to St. Petersburg's Academy of Arts. During his years (1868-75) in the Academy Vasnetsov got a thorough professional training; an especially big role in his education was played by professorPavel Tchistyakov.


Victor Vasnetsov 84 Most Important Paintings and Artworks

Victor Vasnetsov Bibliography

Victor Vasnetsov by A. Lazuko. Russian Painters. Leningrad. 1990.

The Art and Architecture of Russia (Pelican History Art) by George Heard Hamilton. Yale Univ Pr, 1992.

A Dictionary of Russian and Soviet Artists 1420-1970 by John Milner. Antique Collectors' Club, 1993.