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Zinaida Serebriakova

 (1884 - 1967)
Zinaida Evgenievna Serebriakova was active/lived in France, Russian Federation, Ukraine.  Zinaida Serebriakova is known for nude female figure, landscape, portrait and peasant genre painting.

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Zinaida Serebriakova


Zinaida Yevgenyevna Serebriakova (née Lanceray) was among the first female Russian painters of distinction.

Zinaida Serebriakova was born on the estate of Neskuchnoye near Kharkov (now Kharkiv, Ukraine) into one of Russia's most refined and artistic families.

She belonged to the artistic Benois family. Her grandfather, Nicholas Benois, was a famous architect, chairman of the Society of Architects and member of the Russian Academy of Science. Her uncle, Alexandre Benois, was a famous painter, founder of the Mir iskusstva art group. Her father, Yevgeny Nikolayevich Lanceray, was a well-known sculptor, and her mother, who was Alexandre Benois' sister, was good at drawing. One of Zinaida's brothers, Nikolay Yevgenyevich Lanceray,   ...  Displaying 750 of 10191 characters.



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Self portrait. 1921.




About  Zinaida Serebriakova

Born:  1884 - Kursk, Ukraine
Died:   1967 - Paris, France
Known for:  nude female figure, landscape, portrait and peasant genre painting