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Anna Ostroumova-Lebedeva


Name
Anna Ostroumova-Lebedeva
Birth Year
1871
Death Year
1955
Country
Russia
Movement
Art Nouveau

Anna Ostroumova-Lebedeva Biography

Anna Petrovna Ostroumova was born in St Petersburg on May 17, 1871 into the family of a high official who subsequently became a senator; the second part of her name, Lebedev, she added after her marriage. Between 1889 and 1892, Anna studied at the Stieglitz School of Technical Drawing under Prof. Vasily Mathé. In 1892, she entered the Academy of Arts, at first attending the general classes, but later, between 1896 and 1898, taking instructions from Ilya Repin. While in Paris, in 1898-99, she worked at the studio of the American painter James Whistler.


Anna Ostroumova-Lebedeva 17 Most Important Paintings and Artworks

Anna Ostroumova-Lebedeva Bibliography

Russian Painters. Encyclopedic dictionary. St. Petersburg. 1998.