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Leonidovich Butorov


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Painter. Member of the Union of artists of the USSR.

Honored cultural worker of the Karelian ASSR.

(1922, p. Svirskaya Sloboda Lodeynoye pole district of Leningrad region - 1997, Petrozavodsk). Painter, graphic artist; studied thematic, genre painting, landscape, poster. He studied at the art Studio of V. N. Popov in the House of folk creativity (Petrozavodsk). Honored worker of RK (1970). Member of the CX (1944).

Works: satirical posters and caricatures of the period of the great Patriotic war; painting - "Future captains" (1952), "Izbaci" (1958), "Rural projectionist" (1963), "the crossing" (1967), "In the land of wooden architecture" (1972), "Driftwood river rest" (1977), "North" (1979), "Silence" (1981).

Exhibitions: all-Union (1943, 1946, 1947, 1957), Russian (1957, 1961, 1968, 1974), RK artists in Moscow (1952, 1959, 1971), autonomy (1971, 1989), North-69, of artists of Kazakhstan - since 1943, in East Germany (Neubrandenburg - 1977, 1983, 1985), Finland (Varkaus - 1976), a personal - Petrozavodsk (1982, 1987.

Location of works: CMIE, kgcm, Kizhi.

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