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Eugene Zaikine

 (1908 - 1949)
Eugene A. Zaikine was active/lived in New York / Russian Federation.  Eugene Zaikine is known for painting, sculpture, mural decoration.

Eugene Zaikine

Recollections of My Father: Eugene Andrew Zaikine

Lying in a crib in Rego Park, Long Island, New York in the borough of Queens, I seem to remember a giant rabbit eating a carrot over my bed.  This would be the first of many murals my dad would do that I was part of.  Whether the recollection is true or seeing photographs of me as a baby with the grand and wise rabbit triggered those early memories, I cannot say for sure.

At about the age of three we moved to Saunders Street in Elmhurst, where my dad was already a sought after painter (surrealist) and muralist.  He had worked on many restaurants, theater lobbies and churches throughout the country.  He had worked on such famous places as the half Moon   ...  Displaying 750 of 6061 characters.

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About  Eugene Zaikine

Born:  1908 - Russia
Died:   1949 - Queens, New York
Known for:  painting, sculpture, mural decoration