Boris Korneev

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Boris Vasilievich Korneev
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Born (1922-02-15)15 February 1922
Petrozavodsk, Soviet Russia
Died 24 December 1973(1973-12-24) (aged 51)
Leningrad, USSR
Nationality Russian
Education Repin Institute of Arts
Known for Painting, Art teaching
Movement Realism
Awards Honored Artist of the Russian Federation

Boris Vasilievich Korneev (Russian: Бори́с Васи́льевич Корне́ев; 15 February 1922, Petrozavodsk, Soviet Russia – 24 December 1973, Leningrad, USSR) – Soviet Russian painter and art teacher, Honored Artist of the Russian Federation, professor of the Leningrad Institute of Painting, Sculpture and Architecture named after Ilya Repin, lived and worked in Leningrad, regarded as one of the major representatives of the Leningrad school of painting,[1] most famous for his genre painting and portraits.

Biography[edit]

Self-portrait 1961

Boris Vasilievich Korneev was born on 15 February 1922 in Petrozavodsk, Karelia Province, Soviet Russia.

In 1952 Boris Korneev graduated from Leningrad Institute of Painting, Sculpture and Architecture named after Ilya Repin in Victor Oreshnikov workshop. He studied of Boris Fogel, Genrikh Pavlovsky, Semion Abugov, Andrei Mylnikov.

Since 1952 Boris Korneev has participated in Art Exhibitions. He painted portraits, genre paintings, landscapes, and still lifes. His personal exhibitions were in Leningrad (1975), and Saint Petersburg (1997).

Boris Korneev was a member of the Leningrad Union of Artists since 1954.

In years 1962–1973 Boris Korneev worked as Art teacher in Ilya Repin Institute, professor since (1972), Honored Artist of the Russian Federation (1965).

Boris Vasilievich Korneev died on December 24, 1973 in Leningrad at the fifty-first year of life. His paintings reside in State Russian Museum, State Tretyakov gallery, in Art museums and private collections in Russia,[2] in the U.S., England, France,[3] and others.


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References[edit]

  1. ^ Sergei V. Ivanov. Unknown Socialist Realism. The Leningrad School.- Saint Petersburg: NP-Print Edition, 2007. – pp. 9, 20, 21, 24. 362, 389–399, 403–406, 442, 446.
  2. ^ Sergei V. Ivanov. Unknown Socialist Realism. The Leningrad School. – Saint Petersburg: NP-Print Edition, 2007. – p.6-7.
  3. ^ L' Ecole de Leningrad. Auction Catalogue. – Paris: Drouot Richelieu, 12 Mars 1990. – p.72-73.

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Bibliography[edit]

  • Across the Motherland Exhibition of Leningrad artists. Catalogue. – Leningrad: Khudozhnik RSFSR, 1974. -p. 15.
  • L' Ecole de Leningrad. Auction Catalogue. – Paris: Drouot Richelieu, 16 Juin 1989. – p. 46-47.
  • L' Ecole de Leningrad. Auction Catalogue. – Paris: Drouot Richelieu, 27 Novembre 1989. – p. 27.
  • L' Ecole de Leningrad. Auction Catalogue. – Paris: Drouot Richelieu, 12 Mars 1990. – p. 72-73.
  • Peinture Russe. Catalogue. – Paris: Drouot Richelieu, 18 Fevrier, 1991. – p. 7,57.
  • L' Ecole de Leningrad. Auction Catalogue. – Paris: Drouot Richelieu, 11 Juin 1990. – p. 58-59.
  • L' Ecole de Leningrad. Auction Catalogue. – Paris: Drouot Richelieu, 21 Decembre 1990. – p. 10-11.
  • Matthew C. Bown. Dictionary of 20th Century Russian and Soviet Painters 1900-1980s. – London: Izomar 1998. ISBN 0-9532061-0-6, ISBN 978-0-9532061-0-0.
  • Sergei V. Ivanov. Unknown Socialist Realism. The Leningrad School. – Saint Petersburg: NP-Print Edition, 2007. – pp. 9, 20, 21, 24. 362, 389–399, 403–406, 442, 446. ISBN 5-901724-21-6, ISBN 978-5-901724-21-7.

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