Complex, large, compositional, ancient oil painting on canvas
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Ancient works / Original painting
still life oil /large painting on canvas /complex subject composition /World War // Son's photo / one of a kind / ready to ship
This beautiful painting was created in 1967 by the famous Soviet Ukrainian artist Victoria Kostenko.
The title "memory”
Materials: oil , canvas
Dimensions: 116 cm x 100 cm (45.67 x 39,37)
Among the works of the famous artist dedicated to the Second World War, a still life of 1967 is dedicated to the mothers of the deceased sons during the war. The complex composition of the picture is made up of military items. A military cap, old photographs, letters from the front, a military ID are combined, as if intruding into them, with peacetime items - a vase with flowers, glasses for sight, an embroidered towel, and books. And above all this on the wall hangs a photograph of a young smiling soldier.
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Condition: good vintage condition. The photo is relevant. You can see the whole picture, edges, and corners. Please look carefully at the whole photo.
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About the artist:
Victoria Kostenko (1927 - 2015), an outstanding artist of the region of the Dnipropetrovsk region in eastern Ukraine. She was a rare Soviet woman whose talent was astounded. It is noteworthy that she managed to get closer to patriarchal men who did not like women at all. Nevertheless, Victoria enjoyed great respect as a master artist and continued her career, despite her gender.
Victoria Kostenko - Ukrainian and Russian artist, painter, graphic artist. Born in 1927 in Kamyshlov, Sverdlovsk Region, Russia. In 1949 she graduated from the Sverdlovsk Art College and continued her education in Estonia (the city of Tartu). Member of art exhibitions since 1956. Member of the Union of Artists of Ukraine since 1971. Her works were acquired by the Dnepropetrovsk Art Museum, the Kirovograd Gallery "Elisavetgrad" and private collectors from all over Europe.
Victoria Kostenko is included in the “Dictionary of Russian and Soviet Painting of the Twentieth Century, 1900–1980” by Matthew Callern Bown (p. 162).
One of Victoria's paintings "Portrait of a Boy" was sold at an auction in Moscow in 2012 for $ 8,294 https://artinvestment.ru/auctions/83440
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