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Aleksandr Ivanovich Laktionov - Europeana Collections
Aleksandr Ivanovich Laktionov Александр Иванович Лактионов (16 May 1910 – 15 March 1972) was a Socialist realism painter in the post-war Soviet Union. His meticulous and almost photo-real style was popular, but courted controversy among art critics and other artists.Laktionov was born in Rostov-on-Don and studied in the Leningrad Academy of Arts...