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MAYAKOVSKY, Vladimir Vladimirovich (1893 - 1930), Painter, draughtsman, poet

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
MAYAKOVSKY, Vladimir Vladimirovich (1893 - 1930), Painter, draughtsman, poet

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Russian, 20th century, male.

Born 1893, in Badgadi, Georgia; died 14 March 1930, in Moscow, committed suicide.

Painter, draughtsman, poet.

Vladimir Vladimirovich Mayakovsky trained with S. Yu. Zhukovsky and P.I. Kelin and, from 1911 to 1914, at art school in Moscow. From 1912 onwards, his work was shown at exhibitions of the Associations des Jeunes Artistes.

Mayakovsky was a leading light of Futurism in

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Subjects: Art ; Biographical Studies

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