Painter. Watercolorist. People's artist of Russia (1980). In 1945-1950 he studied at the Ivanovo pedagogical College of art M. I. Malyutina, I. N. Nefedova, N. G. Burova. Then, in MGHI them. V. I. Surikov. Since 1956 a member of the Ivanovo organization of the Union of artists of the RSFSR. A participant in exhibitions since 1956, the works of the artist are in many regional museums and in private collections in Russia. honored artist of the RSFSR, laureate of regional prize of Lenin Komsomol.