Victor
Fedorovich May

Russia • 1888−1975

Biography and information

Victor (F.) Albert Fritz May (1888-1975)

Born in Sergiev Posad. Studied at the Imperial Central school of industrial art.

V. F. Mei worked as a painter, graphic artist and theatrical designer. Giving preference to the portrait genre, where among his colleagues he had no equal, he is a significant part of his work devoted to still life and also landscape.

Smooth classical painting, a harmonious blend of complex tones, precise depiction of nature typical of this painter.

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