Olga's Gallery

Boris Kustodiyev

Portrait of the Poet M. Voloshin.

1924. Oil on canvas. Museum of the Silver Age, Moscow, Russia. Read Note.

Boris Kustodiyev. Portrait of the Poet M. Voloshin.

Maximilian Alexandrovich Voloshin (1877 in Kiev, Ukraine - 1932 in Koktebel, Crimea), poet, artist, translator, philosopher and art critic, one of the most educated people of his time. His all-sidedly gifted nature, kindness and lovely disposition attracted to him many authors and artists. His house in Koktebel, Crimea, was a very popular place among the Russian avant-garde intellectuals