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Krylov, Ivan

Ivan Krylov - Portrait of a Woman, 1950sIvan Krylov - Portrait of a Girl
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Portrait of a Woman, 1950s
Ivan Krylov - Portrait of a Woman, 1950s

SOLD 22 1/2" x 29" oil on canvas signed  $9,000

Portrait of a Girl
Ivan Krylov - Portrait of a Girl







1917 – 1988

Krylov was born in Russia and studied at the Kostroma Art College until 1937. 

He was a member of the Union of Soviet Artists from 1944 and began exhibiting in the same year. He participated in important exhibitions throughout his career including: “The Painters of Povolzhe” 1958; “Great Volga River” Kuibyshev, 1964; “All-Russia Art Exhibition” Moscow, 1949, 1951, 1953, 1957; “All-Union Art Exhibition Dedicated to the 40th Anniversary of the Great October Socialist Revolution” Moscow, 1957; “Second All-Union Poster Exhibition” Moscow, 1963.

He was a Laureate of the Stalin Prize for his series of paintings on shock workers.

He is listed on page 171 of Matthew Bown's, A Dictionary of Twentieth Century Russian and Soviet Painters.