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Natalia Goncharova

 (1881 - 1962)
Natalia Sergeevna Goncharova was active/lived in Russian Federation, France.  Natalia Goncharova is known for abstract, still-life, flower painting, book illustrations, costume design.

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Natalia Goncharova


Natalia Gontcharova was born in Ladyshino near Tula in central Russia in 1881 and studied at the Moscow Institute of Painting, Sculpture and Architecture.  In 1898 she met the artist Michael Larionov who became her life-long companion. She began painting in a neo-primitive style based on icons and Russian folk art. 

By 1910 she had traveled to Paris and along with Larionov had begun to be heavily involved in Russian avant-garde circles.  Together they evolved a neo-primitive style that was favored in the years shortly before the outbreak of the war.   

By 1913, Goncharove, along with Larionov, had turned her attention to a more abstract style, heavily influenced by Italian Futurism and   ...  Displaying 750 of 2894 characters.




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About  Natalia Goncharova

Born:  1881 - Nagaevo, Russia
Died:   1962 - Paris, France
Known for:  abstract, still-life, flower painting, book illustrations, costume design