Yaroslav Krestovsky

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Yaroslav Igorevich Krestovsky
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Born (1925-02-09)February 9, 1925
Leningrad, USSR
Died January 23, 2003(2003-01-23) (aged 77)
Saint Petersburg
Nationality Russian
Education Repin Institute of Arts
Known for Painting
Movement Realism

Yaroslav Igorevich Krestovsky (Russian: Яросла́в И́горевич Кресто́вский, February 9, 1925, Leningrad, USSR – 2003, Saint Petersburg, Russia) - a Soviet Russian painter, lived and worked in Leningrad - Saint Petersburg, regarded by art historian Sergei V. Ivanov as one of the representatives of the Leningrad school of painting.[1]

Biography[edit]

Yaroslav Igorevich Krestovsky was born February 9, 1925, in Leningrad, USSR in family of sculptor Igor Krestovsky. In 1956 he graduated from Ilya Repin Institute in Mikhail Bobyshov workshop.[2] Since 1957 Yaroslav Krestovsky has participated in Art Exhibitions. He painted cityscapes, portraits, still lifes, and genre paintings. His personal Exhibitions were in Leningrad (1983), Moscow (1986), Saint Petersburg (1995, 2000).

Yaroslav Krestovsky was a member of Saint Petersburg Union of Artists (before 1992 Leningrad branch of Union of Artists of Russian Federation) since 1958.[3]

Yaroslav Igorevich Krestovsky died in Saint Petersburg in 2003. Paintings by Yaroslav Krestovsky are in State Russian Museum, State Tretyakov Gallery, in Art museums and private collections in Russia, USA, Japan, China, and throughout the world.[4]

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References[edit]

  1. ^ Sergei V. Ivanov. Unknown Socialist Realism. The Leningrad School.- Saint Petersburg: NP-Print Edition, 2007. – pp. 9, 21, 363, 391-397, 398, 399, 401, 402, 405, 406, 442, 444, 445.
  2. ^ Anniversary Directory graduates of Saint Petersburg State Academic Institute of Painting, Sculpture, and Architecture named after Ilya Repin, Russian Academy of Arts. 1915 - 2005. - Saint Petersburg: Pervotsvet Publishing House, 2007.- p.76.
  3. ^ Directory of members of the Leningrad branch of Union of Artists of Russian Federation. - Leningrad: Khudozhnik RSFSR, 1987. - p.66.
  4. ^ Серебряная В. Ярослав Игоревич Крестовский. Л., Художник РСФСР, 1987. С.131-135.

Bibliography[edit]

  • Directory of members of the Leningrad branch of Union of Artists of Russian Federation. - Leningrad: Khudozhnik RSFSR, 1987. - p. 66.
  • Серебряная В. Ярослав Игоревич Крестовский. Л., Художник РСФСР, 1987.
  • 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. 363, 393, 395-400, 404-407, 439, 446. ISBN 5-901724-21-6, ISBN 978-5-901724-21-7.
  • Anniversary Directory graduates of Saint Petersburg State Academic Institute of Painting, Sculpture, and Architecture named after Ilya Repin, Russian Academy of Arts. 1915 - 2005. - Saint Petersburg: Pervotsvet Publishing House, 2007.- p. 76. ISBN 978-5-903677-01-6.


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