Tambovtsev (Ravkin) Vitaliy Vitalyevich (1930, Leningrad - 1997, St. Petersburg) - artist, graphic artist. He graduated from high school at the Leningrad Institute of Painting, Sculpture and Architecture. I.E. Repin. In 1956 he graduated from the Leningrad Faculty of the Moscow Polygraphic Institute. Studied with G.D. Epifanova. He was engaged in woodcut, etching, autolithography. He was a member of the Leningrad organization of Soviet artists since 1966.