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Rotnitsky Semion Aronovich
(1915 - 2004)

Semion Aronovich Rotnitsky was born December 28, 1915 in the city of Minsk, Belorussia, Russian Empire.
In 1948 Semion Rotnitsky graduated from the Repin Institute of Arts in Boris Ioganson workshop.
He studied of Sergei Priselkov, Leonid Ovsannikov, Alexander Karev, Efim Cheptsov, Mikhail Bernshtein, Pavel Naumov, and Alexander Zaytsev.

Since 1939 Semion Rotnitsky has participated in Art Exhibitions.
He painted a portraits, historical and genre paintings, landscapes, still-lifes.
His personal exhibitions were in Leningrad (1985), Saint-Petersburg (1991, 1998, 2001, 2003, 2004), Bloomington, Scottsdale (USA, 1992).
Semion Rotnitsky was a member of the Leningrad Union of Artists since 1948.
In 1957
Semion Rotnitsky was awarded the honorary title of the Honored Art Worker of the Tatar Republic (1957).
In 1948-1960 years Semion Rotnitsky taught in Kazan Secondary Art School, then in 1965-1983 in Vera Mukhina School of Art and Industry in Leningrad.
His personal exhibitions were in Leningrad (1985), Saint Petersburg (1991, 1998, 2001, 2003, 2004), Bloomington, Scottsdale (USA, 1992).
Semion Aronovich Rotnitsky died in Saint Petersburg in 2004.
Paintings by Semion ROTNITSKY are in the lot of Art museums and private collections in the Russia, France, Japan, in the U.S., and throughout the world.


BIBLIOGRAPHY

All-Union Art Exhibition of 1957 dedicated to the 40th Anniversary of October Revolution. Catalogue. - Moscow: Soviet artist, 1957. - p. 66.
Exhibition of works by Leningrad artists of 1960. Exhibition catalogue. - Leningrad: Khudozhnik RSFSR, 1963. - p. 16.
Soviet Russia republic exhibition of 1960. Exhibition catalogue. - Moscow: Ministery of culture of Russian Federation, 1960. - p. 70.
Exhibition of works by Leningrad artists of 1961. Exhibition catalogue. - Leningrad: Khudozhnik RSFSR, 1964. - p. 34.
Autumn Exhibition of works by Leningrad artists of 1962. Exhibition Catalogue. - Leningrad: : Khudozhnik RSFSR, 1962. - p. 23.
The Leningrad Fine Arts Exhibition. - Leningrad: Khudozhnik RSFSR, 1965. - p. 45.
Soviet Russia the Second Republic Exhibition of 1965. Exhibition catalogue. - Moscow: Soviet Artist, 1965. - p. 33.
Our Contemporary Exhibition catalogue of works by Leningrad artists of 1971. - Leningrad: Khudozhnik RSFSR, 1972. - p. 19.
Across the Motherland Exhibition of Leningrad artists. Catalogue. - Leningrad: Khudozhnik RSFSR, 1974. - p. 22.
Our Contemporary The Second Exhibition of works by Leningrad artists of 1972. Catalogue. - Leningrad: Khudozhnik RSFSR, 1973. - p. 10.
Art works by Russian Federation Artists grants to Museums and Culture Institutions (1963 - 1971). Official Catalogue. - Moscow: Russian Federation Union of Artists, 1972. - p. 90.
Our Contemporary regional exhibition of Leningrad artists of 1975. Catalogue. - Leningrad: Khudozhnik RSFSR, 1980. - p. 23.
Soviet Russia the Fifth Republic Exhibition of 1975. Exhibition catalogue. - Moscow: Soviet Artist, 1975. - p. 38.
The Portrait of Contemporary the Fifth Exhibition of works by Leningrad artists of 1976. Catalogue. - Leningrad: Khudozhnik RSFSR, 1983. - p. 18.
The Fine Arts of Leningrad. Exhibition catalogue. - Leningrad: Khudozhnik RSFSR, 1976. - p. 28.
Exhibition of works by Leningrad artists dedicated to the 60th Anniversary of October Revolution. Catalogue. - Leningrad: Khudozhnik RSFSR, 1982. - p. 20.
Autumn Exhibition of works by Leningrad artists of 1978. Exhibition Catalogue. - Leningrad: Khudozhnik RSFSR, 1983. - p. 14.
Directory of members of the Union of Artists of USSR. Volume 2. - Moscow: Soviet Artist, 1979. - p. 283.
Regional Exhibition of works by Leningrad artists of 1980. Exhibition catalogue. - Leningrad: Khudozhnik RSFSR, 1983. - p. 21.
Exhibitions of Soviet art. Directory. Volume 5. 1954 - 1958. - Moscow: Soviet Artist, 1981. - pp. 21, 31, 34, 39, 41, 136, 154, 174, 355, 366, 377, 407, 564.
Directory of members of the Leningrad branch of Union of Artists of Russian Federation. - Leningrad: Khudozhnik RSFSR, 1987. - p. 111.
Semion Aronovich Rotnitsky. Exhibition of works of art. Catalogue. - Leningrad: Khudozhnik RSFSR, 1991.
Semion Aronovich Rotnitsky. - Bloomington, Minnesota, USA: Hadley Gallery, 1992. - 24 p.
Charmes Russes. Auction Catalogue. - Paris: Drouot Richelieu, 15 Mai 1991.  - p. 17-18.
Link of Times: 1932 - 1997. Artists - Members of Saint - Petersburg Union of Artists of Russia. Exhibition catalogue. - Saint - Petersburg: Manezh Central Exhibition Hall, 1997. - p. 297.
Semion Aronovich Rotnitsky. Exhibition of works dedicated to 60th Anniversary creative activite. - Saint Petersburg: Exhibition Centre of Union of Artists, 2000. - 16 p.
Semion Aronovich Rotnitsky. The power of beauty. Scrapbook of artist. - Saint Petersburg: 2000. - 352 p.
Vern G. Swanson. Soviet Impressionism. - Woodbridge, England: Antique Collectors' Club, 2001. - pp. 172, 206.
Russian Fine & Decorative Art. - Dallas, Texas: Heritage Auction Galleries, November 14, 2008. - p. 144.  
Sergei V. Ivanov. Unknown Socialist Realism. The Leningrad School. - Saint-Petersburg: NP-Print, 2007. - 448 p.

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Rudnitskaya Maria Leonidovna
(1916 - 1983)

Maria Leonidovna Rudnitskaya was born June 17, 1916 in Ekaterinoslav, Ukraine, Russian Empire.
In 1949 Maria Rudnitskaya graduated from Repin Institute of Arts in Viktor Oreshnikov workshop.
She studied of Semion Abugov, Boris Fogel, Mikhail Bernshtein, and Igor Grabar.

Since 1949 Maria Rudnitskaya has participated in Art Exhibitions.
She painted portraits, landscapes, still-lifes, genre paintings, sketches done from nature.
Maria Rudnitskaya was a member of the Leningrad Union of Artists since 1949.
Maria Leonidovna Rudnitskaya died in Leningrad in 1983.
Paintings by Maria RUDNITSKAYA are in Art museums and private collections in the Russia, Italy, England, in the U.S., and other countries.


BIBLIOGRAPHY

Autumn Exhibition of works by Leningrad artists of 1958. Exhibition Catalogue. - Leningrad: Khudozhnik RSFSR, 1959. - p. 23. 
All-Union Art Exhibition of 1958 dedicated to the 40th Anniversary of Komsomol. Catalogue. - Moscow: Ministry of Culture of the USSR, 1958.
Exhibition of works by Leningrad artists of 1960. Exhibition catalogue. - Leningrad: Khudozhnik RSFSR, 1963. - p. 16.
Exhibition of works by Leningrad artists of 1961. Exhibition catalogue. - Leningrad: Khudozhnik RSFSR, 1964. - p. 34.
The Fall Exhibition of works by Leningrad artists of 1968. Catalogue. - Leningrad: Khudozhnik RSFSR, 1971. - p. 14.
Directory of members of the Union of Artists of USSR. Volume 2. - Moscow: Soviet Artist, 1979. - p. 287.
Exhibitions of Soviet art. Directory. Volume 5. 1954 - 1958. - Moscow: Soviet Artist, 1981. - pp. 535, 549, 571.
Directory of members of the Leningrad branch of Union of Artists of Russian Federation. - Leningrad: Khudozhnik RSFSR, 1980. - p. 103.
Sergey V. Ivanov. Unknown Socialist Realism. The Leningrad School. - Saint-Petersburg: NP-Print, 2007. - 448 p.

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Rumiantseva Galina Alexeevna
(1927 - 2004)

Galina Alexeevna Rumiantseva was born June 23, 1927 in the town of Sestroretsk, Leningrad Province.
In 1957 Galina Rumiantseva graduated from Repin Institute of Arts in Boris Ioganson workshop.
She studied of Alexander Zaytsev, Vasily Sokolov, and Leonid Khudiakov.

Since 1958 Galina Rumiantseva has participated in Art Exhibitions.
She painted portraits, historical pictures, landscapes, still-lifes, genre scenes.
Galina Rumiantseva was a member of the Leningrad Union of Artists since 1958.
Galina Alexeevna Rumiantseva died in Saint Petersburg in 2004.
Paintings by Galina RUMIANTSEVA are in Art museums and private collections in the Russia, France, Japan, in the U.S., and throughout the world.


BIBLIOGRAPHY

1917 - 1957. Exhibition of works by Leningrad artists of 1957. Exhibition Catalogue. - Leningrad: Khudozhnik RSFSR, 1958. - p. 7.
Autumn Exhibition of works by Leningrad artists of 1958. Exhibition Catalogue. - Leningrad: Khudozhnik RSFSR, 1959. - p. 6. 
Exhibition of works by Leningrad artists of 1960. Exhibition catalogue. - Leningrad: Khudozhnik RSFSR, 1961. - p. 7.
Soviet Russia republic exhibition of 1960. Exhibition catalogue. - Moscow: Ministery of culture of Russian Federation, 1960. - p. 12.
Autumn Exhibition of works by Leningrad artists of 1962. Exhibition Catalogue. - Leningrad: : Khudozhnik RSFSR, 1962. - p. 7.
The Leningrad Fine Arts Exhibition. - Leningrad: Khudozhnik RSFSR, 1965. - p. 46.
Art works by Russian Federation Artists grants to Museums and Culture Institutions (1963 - 1971). Official Catalogue. - Moscow: Russian Federation Union of Artists, 1972. - pp. 10, 92.
Our Contemporary The Third Exhibition of works by Leningrad artists of 1973. Catalogue. - Leningrad: Khudozhnik RSFSR, 1974. - p. 11.
Our Contemporary regional exhibition of Leningrad artists of 1975. Catalogue. - Leningrad: Khudozhnik RSFSR, 1980. - p. 23.
Directory of members of the Union of Artists of USSR. Volume 2. - Moscow: Soviet Artist, 1979. - p. 289.
Regional Exhibition of works by Leningrad artists of 1980. Exhibition catalogue. - Leningrad: Khudozhnik RSFSR, 1983. - p. 22.
Exhibitions of Soviet art. Directory. Volume 5. 1954 - 1958. - Moscow: Soviet Artist, 1981. - pp. 385, 466, 548.
Directory of members of the Leningrad branch of Union of Artists of Russian Federation. - Leningrad: Khudozhnik RSFSR, 1987. - p. 112.
Charmes Russes.
Auction Catalogue. - Paris: Drouot Richelieu, 15 Mai 1991.  - p. 78.  
The Leningrad Artists. Paintings of 1950-1980s. Exhibition catalogue. - Saint Petersburg: Saint Petersburg Union of artists, 1994. - p. 5.
A Painting from the life by Leningrad artists. Exhibition catalogue. - Saint Petersburg: Nikolai Nekrasov Memorial museum, 1994. - p. 5.

The Lyrics in the works of artists of the war generation. Painting, drawings. Exhibition catalogue. - Saint Petersburg: Nikolai Nekrasov Memorial museum, 1995. - p. 5.
Link of Times: 1932 - 1997. Artists - Members of Saint - Petersburg Union of Artists of Russia. Exhibition catalogue. - Saint - Petersburg: Manezh Central Exhibition Hall, 1997. - p. 297.
Sergey V. Ivanov. Unknown Socialist Realism. The Leningrad School. - Saint-Petersburg: NP-Print, 2007. - 448 p.
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Rumiantseva Kapitolina Alexeevna
(1925 - 2002)

Kapitolina Alexeevna Rumiantseva was born December 16, 1925 in the Leningrad.
In 1950 Kapitolina Rumiantseva graduated from Tavricheskaya Art School.
She studied of G. Shakh, D. Rezanskaya, V. Petrova, M. Shuvaev.
In 1950-1969
Kapitolina Rumiantseva taught drawing and painting in secondary art school.
Since 1970 Kapitolina Rumiantseva has participated in Art Exhibitions.
She painted still-lifes, landscapes, genre paintings.
Kapitolina Rumiantseva was a member of the Leningrad Union of Artists since 1973.
Kapitolina Alexeevna Rumiantseva died in Saint Petersburg in 2002.
Paintings by Kapitolina RUMIANTSEVA are in Art museums and private collections in the Russia, France, Italy, in the U.S., and throughout the world.


BIBLIOGRAPHY

The Fall Exhibition of works by Leningrad artists of 1970. Catalogue. - Leningrad: Khudozhnik RSFSR, 1972.
Our Contemporary The Second Exhibition of works by Leningrad artists of 1972. Catalogue. - Leningrad: Khudozhnik RSFSR, 1973. - p. 6.
The Still-Life Exhibition of works by Leningrad artists. Exhibition catalogue. -Leningrad: Khudozhnik RSFSR, 1973. - p. 8.
Our Contemporary regional exhibition of Leningrad artists of 1975. Catalogue. - Leningrad: Khudozhnik RSFSR, 1980. - p. 13.
Exhibition of works by Leningrad women-artists of 1975. Exhibition catalogue. - Leningrad: Khudozhnik RSFSR, 1979. - p. 4.
Regional Exhibition of works by Leningrad artists of 1980. Exhibition catalogue. - Leningrad: Khudozhnik RSFSR, 1983. - p. 11.
Directory of members of the Leningrad branch of Union of Artists of Russian Federation. - Leningrad: Khudozhnik RSFSR, 1987. - p. 113.
The Leningrad Artists. Paintings of 1950-1980s. Exhibition catalogue. - Saint Petersburg: Saint Petersburg Union of artists, 1994. - p. 5.
A Painting from the life by Leningrad artists. Exhibition catalogue. - Saint Petersburg: Nikolai Nekrasov Memorial museum, 1994. - p. 5.

The Lyrics in the works of artists of the war generation. Painting, drawings. Exhibition catalogue. - Saint Petersburg: Nikolai Nekrasov Memorial museum, 1995. - p. 5.
Still-Life in painting of 1940-1990s. The Leningrad School. Exhibition catalogue. - Saint Petersburg: Nikolai Nekrasov Memorial museum, 1997. - p. 6.
Link of Times: 1932 - 1997. Artists - Members of Saint - Petersburg Union of Artists of Russia. Exhibition catalogue. - Saint - Petersburg: Manezh Central Exhibition Hall, 1997. - p. 297.
Sergei V. Ivanov. Unknown Socialist Realism. The Leningrad School. - Saint Petersburg: NP-Print, 2007. - 448 p.

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Russov Lev Alexandrovich
(1926-1988)

Lev Alexandrovich Russov was born January 31, 1926 in the Leningrad.
In 1947 Lev Russov graduated from Tavricheskaya Art School.
In 1948-1949 Lev Russov studied of Yuri Neprintsev and Genrikh Pavlovsky in the Repin Institute of Arts.
Since 1954 Lev Russov has participated in Art Exhibitions.
He painted portraits, genre scenes and historical paintings, still-lifes, worked as graphic artist and in wood sculpture.
Lev Russov was a member of the Leningrad Union of Artists since 1955.
Lev Alexandrovich Russov died in Leningrad in 1988.
Paintings by Lev RUSSOV are in Art museums and private collections in the Russia, France, Sweden, in the U.S., England, Italy, and throughout the world.


BIBLIOGRAPHY


The Spring Exhibition of works by Leningrad artists of 1954. Exhibition Catalogue. - Leningrad: Izogiz Edition, 1954. - p. 17.

Exhibition of works of art. Painting, Sculpture, Drawings. Catalogue. - Leningrad: State Russian museum, 1954.
The Spring Exhibition of works by Leningrad artists of 1955. Catalogue. - Leningrad: Leningrad Union of Artists, 1956. - p. 16.
The Spring Exhibition of works by Leningrad artists of 1956. Exhibition Catalogue. - Leningrad: Leningrad Union of Artists, 1956.
Autumn Exhibition of works by Leningrad artists of 1956. Exhibition Catalogue. - Leningrad: Leningrad Union of Artists, 1958. - p. 21.
1917 - 1957. Exhibition of works by Leningrad artists of 1957. Exhibition Catalogue. - Leningrad: Khudozhnik RSFSR, 1958. - p. 28.
Exhibition of works of young artists from the Soviet Union for the VI World Festival of Youth and Students. Catalogue. - Moscow: Union of Artists of the USSR, 1957.
Autumn Exhibition of works by Leningrad artists of 1958. Exhibition Catalogue. - Leningrad: Khudozhnik RSFSR, 1959. - p. 23. 
Exhibition of works by Leningrad artists of 1960. Exhibition catalogue. - Leningrad: Khudozhnik RSFSR, 1961. - p. 35.
Exhibition of works by Leningrad artists of 1961. Exhibition catalogue. - Leningrad: Khudozhnik RSFSR, 1964. - p. 34.
Directory of members of the Union of Artists of USSR. Volume 2. - Moscow: Soviet Artist, 1979. - p. 290.
Regional Exhibition of works by Leningrad artists of 1980. Exhibition catalogue. - Leningrad: Khudozhnik RSFSR, 1983. - p. 22.
Exhibitions of Soviet art. Directory. Volume 5. 1954 - 1958. - Moscow: Soviet Artist, 1981. - pp. 26, 27, 142, 259, 261, 352, 360, 387, 549, 571.
|Directory of members of the Leningrad branch of Union of Artists of Russian Federation. - Leningrad: Khudozhnik RSFSR, 1980. - p. 103.
The Leningrad Artists. Paintings of 1950-1980s. Exhibition catalogue. - Saint Petersburg: Saint Petersburg Union of artists, 1994. - p. 5.
A Painting from the life by Leningrad artists. Exhibition catalogue. - Saint Petersburg: Nikolai Nekrasov Memorial museum, 1994. - p. 5.

The Lyrics in the works of artists of the war generation. Painting, drawings. Exhibition catalogue. - Saint Petersburg: Nikolai Nekrasov Memorial museum, 1995. - p. 5.
Still-Life in painting of 1940-1990s. The Leningrad School. Exhibition catalogue. - Saint Petersburg: Nikolai Nekrasov Memorial museum, 1997. - p. 6.
Kim Slavin, Nina Slavina. We were Young. - Saint Petersburg: RID Edition, 2000. - 832 p.
Sergey. Ivanov. Unknown Socialist Realism. The Leningrad School. - Saint-Petersburg: NP-Print, 2007. - 448 p.
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