Artist Search
   
a b c d e f g h i j k l m n o p q r s t u v w x y z 

 Leonid Mikhailovich Steele  (1921 - )

About: Leonid Mikhailovich Steele
 

Summary

Examples of his work  
 

Biography*

Exhibits - current  
 

Discussion board

Send me updates

 
    Signature Examples*  
 
Buy and Sell: Leonid Mikhailovich Steele
  For sale ads Auction results*  
  Wanted ads Auctions upcoming for him*  
  Dealers Place a classified ad  
 
Lived/Active: Russian Federation/Ukraine      Known for: Socialist Realism painting

Login for full access
 
View AskART Services









*may require subscription

Available for Leonid Mikhailovich Steele:

Biographical information (Leonid Steele)

yes

Discussion board entries (Leonid Steele)

0

Please send me Alert Updates for Leonid Mikhailovich Steele (free)
What is an alert list?

Ad Code: 4
Leonid Mikhailovich Steele
The Family
o/c, 108" x 72"

Artwork images are copyright of the artist or assignee
This biography from the Archives of AskART:
Please note: Artists not classified as American in our database may have limited biographical data compared to the extensive information about American artists.

Leonid Mikhailovich Steele (b. 1921)

Born in 1921, Leonid Mikhailovich Steele is a noted painter of Russian Realist School of the Soviet Period known as “socialist realism.”  Member of the Artist Union of USSR since 1958, he is known for his large multi-figure works, genre and landscape.

He graduated from Leningrad Repin Art Institute and participated in over 80 exhibitions including 11 All–Union Exhibitions, the most prestigious of all in the USSR.

 He was widely represented in the mass media of the period, celebrated for his humanistic portrayal of peasant characters and lyrical approach to nature.

 Once establishing his reputation in painterly “impressionist” style he became one of the early pioneers of what later became known as a “severe style.”

 His best known multi-figure works are Komsomoltsy, The Land, The Family/ Cossacks Kind Will Never Die/, Mothers of the World, Remembrance.

 He is the father of painter Alexey Steele (b.1967)

Information provided by the artist's son.

** If you discover credit omissions or have additional information to add, please let us know at registrar@AskART.com.
  go to top home | site map | site terms | AskART services & subscriptions | contact | about us
  copyright © 2000-2014 AskART all rights reserved ® AskART and Artists' Bluebook are registered trademarks

  A |  B |  C |  D-E |  F-G |  H |  I-K |  L |  M |  N-P |  Q-R |  S |  T-V |  W-Z  
  frequently searched artists 1, 2, more...  
  art appraisals, art for sale, auction records, misc artists