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Marie Vassilieff

 (1884 - 1957)
Marie Vassilieff was active/lived in Russian Federation.  Marie Vassilieff is known for painting.

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Marie Vassilieff


Marie Vassilieff (1884-1957)

Marie Vassilieff was born in Smolensk, Russia.  In 1903 she gave up studies in medicine and entered the Academy of Fine Arts in Saint Petersburg.  In 1906 she traveled to Paris to continue her studies. In 1907 Vassilieff began her studies with Henri Matisse.  Then in 1910 along with several other Russian artists she founded the Russian Academy of Painting and Sculpture, she became the director. Also in 1910 Vassilieff exhibited her works for the first time at the Salon des Indépendants, and the Salon d'Automne.  She continued to exhibit at the salon regularly.

In 1912 Vassilieff founded her own academy, called Académie Vassilieff, it was located on the Avenue du Maine in Montpar  ...  Displaying 750 of 2773 characters.



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About  Marie Vassilieff

Born:  1884
Died:   1957
Known for:  painting