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Evgeniy Agafonov

 (1879 - 1956)
Evgeniy Andreevich Agafonov was active/lived in Connecticut, New York / Russian Federation.  Evgeniy Agafonov is known for female figure, still life and landscape painting, set design.

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Evgeniy Agafonov


Eugene Andrew Agafonoff (Evgeny Andreevich Agafonov) was a Ukrainian painter, graphic artist and scene-designer who was born in 1879. He was born to a family of merchants. He got his first art education in St. Petersburg Academy of Arts in 1899-1907. He studied under the guidance of P. Kovalevsky and F. A. Roubaud. In 1910 Agafonov was awarded gold medal for the painting Draymen at the regional South Russia exhibition in Ekaterinoslav.

In 1905-1907 during the Revolution, Agafonov illustrated Kharkov satirical magazines Shtyk ("Bayonet"), Mech ("Sword"), Zloy Dukh ("Malignant Demon") and others. In March 1906 Agafonov together with A. N. Grot, V. D. and D. D. Burlyuk participated in the 7th exhibition of the Cirlce of K  ...  Displaying 750 of 3511 characters.



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About  Evgeniy Agafonov

Born:  1879 - Kharkov, Russia
Died:   1956
Known for:  female figure, still life and landscape painting, set design