Auction 27 Part 3
People's prison. Books and bronze.
Dec 5, 2022
Санкт-Петербург, Новгородская, 23., Russia
Terms of sale
Mikhail Anikushin, Alexander Baturin, Albert Belyavsky, Dmitry Belyaev, Valentin Brodsky, Ivan Varichev, Vladimir Vetrogonsky, Georgy Vetutnev, Anatoly Getmansky, Mitrofan Grekov, Alexander Davydov, Nikolai Dadykin, Boris Ermolaev, Vladimir Zagonek, Anatoly Zverev, Vladimir Kranz, Fyodor Krushelnitsky , Lada-Maria Kushakova, Oleg Lomakin, Valery Lukka, Sergey Lyakhovich, Elena Janson-Manizer, Ivan Matvienko, Vera Matyukh, Vyacheslav Mikhailov, Evgeny Mikhnov-Voitenko, Yuri Neprintsev, Leon Nisenbaum, Yuri Pavlov, Yuri Podlyasky, Nikolai Prokopenko, Victor Proshkin, Viktor Reikhet, Valentina Savelyeva, Khamid Savkuev, Lev Solodkov, Yuri Syrnev, Nikolai Timkov, Albert Charkin, Viktor Chebotarev, Sergei Chubirko, Petr Shapiro, Andrey Yakovlev.
(People's Artist of the USSR, Academician) Mikhail Anikushin. Bust of Chekhov, 1968, bronze, H 20 cm, edition 20
Mikhail Konstantinovich Anikushin (1917-1997). People's Artist of the USSR (1963). Author of twenty-six monuments erected on the territory of the USSR.
He graduated from the I. Repin Institute of Civil Aviation, a student of V. Sinaisky and Alexander Matveev. In 1948-1951 and from 1958 until his death he taught at the Institute of Painting, Sculpture and Architecture. I. E. Repin, headed a personal creative workshop. Professor (1962).
A representative of the classical, traditionalist school, who worked in easel and monumental sculpture, the author of a number of famous images that became iconic for their time: A. S. Pushkin, A. P. Chekhov, G. S. Ulanova, N. K. Cherkasova, V. M. Bekhterev, V. I. Lenin, sculptural groups of the memorial complex Monument to the heroic defenders of Leningrad, etc.