About the author:
Born in the village of Akhmat Saratov region. Party to the hostilities of the great Patriotic war. Graduated from the Kharkov state art Institute in 1952. Since 1963, lived in Sevastopol. С1952 to 1963 – the Director of Uzhgorod picture gallery. In 1967-1970. - lecturer, Director of the school. From 1970 to 1975 Director of skhm. The member of Union of artists,Union of artists of the USSR(1958).