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Nicolai Vasilieff

 (1887 - 1970)
Nicolai Ivanovitch Vasilieff was active/lived in Massachusetts, New York / Russian Federation.  Nicolai Vasilieff is known for painting-mod naive views, figure, still life.

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Nicolai Vasilieff


Nicolas Vasilief was born in Moscow, and was graduated with high honors from the Moscow Academy of Fine Arts.  Since the artist's arrival in this county in 1923 he has exhibited in all the national shows.

His work is owned by the Yale University Collection, the Societe Anonyme, The Philadelphia Museum of Fine Arts and is in many private collections including that of Mr. and Mrs. B. Lippincot of Philadelphia, Mr. and Mrs. Bjarne Klaussen of Lewiston, NY and Mr. and Mrs. Ansley W. Sawyer of Buffalo, NY.

 In 1948 Vasilieff won the first prize of $3000 in the third annual La Tausca competitive exhibition of paintings by contemporary American Artists.

Holdings : Berkshire Museum; Brooklyn   ...  Displaying 750 of 1288 characters.



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About  Nicolai Vasilieff

Born:  1887 - Moscow, Russia
Died:   1970 - Williamstown, Massachusetts
Known for:  painting-mod naive views, figure, still life