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BRODSKY, Isaak Izrailovich (1883 - 1939), Painter

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
BRODSKY, Isaak Izrailovich (1883 - 1939), Painter

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Russian, 20th century, male.

Born 1883, in Sofiyevka (Crimea); died 1939, in Leningrad (now St Petersburg).

Painter. Portraits, landscapes.


AKhRR (Association of Artists of Revolutionary Russia).

Isaak Izrailovich Brodsky studied under the direction of Repin, and took part in the 1905 revolutionary movements, linking himself with Gorki. From 1919 to 1930, he specialised in executing realist, and somewhat theatrical, portraits of Lenin. He

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