Leonid Baykov

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Leonid Petrovich Baykov
Born (1919-07-28)July 28, 1919
Vyshny Volochyok
Died June 17, 1994(1994-06-17) (aged 74)
Saint Petersburg, Russia
Nationality Russian
Education Repin Institute of Arts
Known for Painting
Movement Realism
Awards Medal for Battle Merit
Order of the Patriotic War
Medal "For the Victory Over Germany"
Medal "For the Defence of the Soviet Transarctic"

Baykov Leonid Petrovich (Russian: Байков, Леонид Петрович, July 28, 1919, Vyshny Volochyok, RSFSR — July 28, 1994, Saint Petersburg) was a Russian and Soviet painter,[1] a member of the Leningrad Union of Soviet Artists,[2] who lived and worked in Saint Petersburg (former Leningrad), regarded as one of representatives of the Leningrad School of Painting.[3]

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  1. Художники народов СССР. Биобиблиографический словарь. Т. 1. М., Искусство, 1970. С. 260-261.
  2. Directory of Members of the Union of Artists of USSR. Vol. 1. - Moscow: Soviet artist, 1979. P.84.
  3. Sergei V. Ivanov. Unknown Socialist Realism. The Leningrad School. Saint Petersburg, NP-Print Edition, 2007. P.393, 400.


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