Kurdov Valentin Ivanovich

Kurdov Valentin Ivanovich

Kurdov Valentin Ivanovich (1905, settlement Mikhailovskoe (Perm province) - 1989, Leningrad) - People's Artist of the RSFSR, laureate of the State Prize of the RSFSR im. I.E. Repin. One of the organizers and leaders of the Leningrad workshop of the satirical poster "Battle Pencil". He studied at the Perm free art workshops. In 1923-1926 he studied at the Higher Art and Technical Institute under A.E. Kareva, K.S. Petrova-Vodkina, M.D. Matyushina, A.I. Savinova. Studied with Kazimir Malevich at the Leningrad State Institute of Artistic Culture.

Since 1927, Kurdov began working as an artist for children's books, in the editorial office of the Children's Publishing House, under V.V. Lebedev, who headed (until 1933) the artistic editorial office of the Children's Department of the State Publishing House. Along with other artists - Yu. Vasnetsov, A. Pakhomov, E. Charushin - V. Kurdov is considered one of the artists of the "Lebedev School" in children's book graphics.

The artist's works are in the State Russian Museum, in other museum collections in Russia.

Gallery of patterns
It is sold for: 2 500 
lot 149. «On the roads of war», Kurdov Valentin Ivanovich.

lot 149. «On the roads of war»

Kurdov Valentin Ivanovich

Аукцион № 6

author's lithograph, 31x50 cm, 1948

Start price: 2 500 

It is sold for: 35 000 
lot 32. «Brigade of explosives», Kurdov Valentin Ivanovich.

lot 32. «Brigade of explosives»

Kurdov Valentin Ivanovich

Аукцион № 9

watercolor on paper, 49x65 cm, 1944

Start price: 25 000 

It is sold for: 6 500 
lot 229. «Illustration for R. Kipling's fairy tales», Kurdov Valentin Ivanovich.

lot 229. «Illustration for R. Kipling's fairy tales»

Kurdov Valentin Ivanovich

Аукцион № 9

paper, ink, 33x25.5 cm, 1980

Start price: 6 000 

It is sold for: 4 000 
«Partisan cart», Kurdov Valentin Ivanovich.

lot 86. «Partisan cart»

Kurdov Valentin Ivanovich

Аукцион № 13

color lithograph, 33x45 cm, sheet: 47x61.5 cm, 1940

Start price: 4 000 

«At the station Malaya Vishera», Kurdov Valentin Ivanovich.

lot 22. «At the station Malaya Vishera»

Kurdov Valentin Ivanovich

Аукцион № 14

lithograph, 45x60 cm, 1943

Start price: 10 000 

It is sold for: 12 000 
«Capercaillie on Toku», Kurdov Valentin Ivanovich.

lot 236. «Capercaillie on Toku»

Kurdov Valentin Ivanovich

Аукцион № 15

paper, mixed technique, 37x46 cm, 1953

Start price: 12 000 

It is sold for: 12 000 
«On Ladoga», Kurdov Valentin Ivanovich.

lot 258. «On Ladoga»

Kurdov Valentin Ivanovich

Аукцион № 15

from the series «On the Roads of War», lithograph, 36x55 cm, sheet: 56.8x72 cm, 1942-1944

Start price: 12 000 

On the treadmill, Kurdov Valentin Ivanovich.

lot 111. On the treadmill

Kurdov Valentin Ivanovich

Аукцион № 17

author's lithograph, 23x40 cm, 1978

Start price: 5 000 

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