Vladimir Sakson

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Vladimir Stanislavovich Sakson
Born May 17, 1927
Leningrad, USSR
Died March 13, 1988
Leningrad, USSR
Nationality Russian
Education Repin Institute of Arts
Known for Painting, Illustration, Scenography, Decoration
Movement Realism

Vladimir Stanislavovich Sakson (Russian: Влади́мир Станисла́вович Са́ксон; May 17, 1927, Leningrad, USSR – 1988, Leningrad, USSR) - Soviet, Russian painter, Book illustrator, Scenographer, Stage designer, Art decorator, living and working in Leningrad, member of the Leningrad branch of Union of Artists of Russian Federation,[1] regarded by art historian Sergei V. Ivanov as one of representatives of the Leningrad school of painting.[2]


Vladimir Stanislavovich Sakson was born May 17, 1927 in Leningrad, USSR. In 1954 Sakson graduated from Ilya Repin Institute in Mikhail Bobyshov workshop, where he also studied of Alexander Debler, Yuri Neprintsev, Mikhail Platunov, Alexander Segal.

The mouth of the Angara river. 1958

Since 1957 Vladimir Sakson has participated in Art Exhibitions. He painted portraits, landscapes, decorative compositions, worked as a thearte artist and in Art illustration. His first solo exhibition was opened in Saint Petersburg in 2007/ Since 1960 Vladimir Sakson was a member of the Leningrad Union of Artists.

Vladimir Stanislavovich Sakson died on March 13, 1988 in Leningrad. His paintings reside in Art museums and private collections in Russia, France, Germane, Japan, Italy, England, and other countries.


  1. ^ Directory of Members of the Union of Artists of USSR. Volume 2.- Moscow: Soviet artist, 1979. - p. 308.
  2. ^ Sergei V. Ivanov. Unknown Socialist Realism. The Leningrad School.- Saint Petersburg: NP-Print Edition, 2007. – pp. 369, 391, 393-397, 400-402, 404.



  • Saint-Petersbourg - Pont-Audemer. Dessins, Gravures, Sculptures et Tableaux du XX siecle du fonds de L' Union des Artistes de Saint-Petersbourg. - Pont-Audemer: 1994. - p. 45.
  • 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. 369, 391, 393-397, 400-402, 404. ISBN 5-901724-21-6, ISBN 978-5-901724-21-7.

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