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 Viktor Elpidiforovich Borisov-Musatov  (1870 - 1905)

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Lived/Active: Russian Federation/France      Known for: post impressionist, symbolist painting-figure

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BIOGRAPHY for Viktor Borisov-Musatov
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Birth
1870 (Saratov, Russia)
 
Death
1905 (Russia)

Lived/Active
Russian Federation/France


Self portrait - Artist with sister, 1898


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post impressionist, symbolist painting-figure

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Victor Musatov (he appended the name Borisov later) was born on April 14, 1870 in Saratov, Russia, in the family of a minor railway official who had been a serf. In his early childhood Viktor had suffered a bad fall, which left him humpbacked for the rest of his life. The tact and understanding of his parents, who encouraged his fondness for art, and the lessons of the young painter Konovalov contributed much to the formation of his artistic personality.

In 1890 Musatov left his native to (showing 500 of 7195 characters).



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