Painter, painter of monumental and decorative art. B. December 28, 1927 in the town of Dmitrovsk, Oryol region. now - um. 4 Jan 1997 in Kharkiv. Finished hghu (1945-49) and KhSAI (1949-55), where he studied with V. Sizikova, A. Coquelles. HO member of the CFS since 1957. The participant of Republican exhibitions since 1951. Laureate of the state prize of the USSR them. T. G. Shevchenko (1977).