• Lyubov Sergeyevna Popova

    6 monthes ago - By Chez Namaste Nancy

    A sad day in May: Died on May 25 in 1924: Lyubov Sergeyevna Popova
    Normally I don't note artists' deaths but Popova was one of the most talented artists who died during the chaos created by the Russian Revolution. Given how little encouragement she was given by the new regime and how harsh life was, it's a miracle that we have any of her work. May 25, 1924. Lyubov Sergeyevna Popova was a Russian avant-garde artist , painter and designer. She was also a rarity in the highly masculine world of Soviet art. In 1918 Popova married the art historian Boris von Eding, and gave birth to a son. Von...
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