Vasilyevich Betaki

Russia • 1888−1942

Biography and information

More than a dozen years of work in the movie, the artist designed thirty

movies at the studios of Leningrad, Moscow and Tashkent. Among these paintings are of interest "the Crown Prince of the Republic" (1934), "Big wings" (1937), "the Mask" by Anton Chekhov (1938), "Professor Mamlok", (1938), "the Concert 1941"

Working on paintings of different genres, reproducing the interiors, costumes and the nature of different eras, the artist strove to help a lot of Directors "Lenfilm" is more figurative, and to feel the atmosphere and the characters are shooting the picture. Died in Leningrad during the siege in 1942.