SEROV Valentin Alexandrovich

Portrait of Anna Ostroumova-Lebedeva

1899 .
Portrait of Anna Ostroumova-Lebedeva

Paper, lithography. 240310. V. Gevorkyan`s Collection.

Serov was an outstanding master of portrait; he painted and draw a whole gallery of portraits of his contemporaries. He had a lot in common with Anna Ostroumova-Lebedeva; they both were part of an art association Mir iskusstva ["World of Art "], they were friends with Sergey Diaghilev, they studied engraving with V. Mathe, they met at mutual friendss and colleaguess places. In winter, at the end of 1899, while visiting Alexandre Benois, Serov sketched Ostroumova sitting in an armchair. Later this image was transferred to a lithograph.

Other artist`s prints

All artist`s prints
  • Portrait of the engraver Vasily Mathe
    1899 .
  • Portrait of Anna Ostroumova-Lebedeva
    1899 .
  • Portrait of the composer Aleander Glazunov
    1899 .
  • The Wolf and the Shepherds
    1900 (?) .