Haas, Voldemar (1889–1982). Landscape with a river. (Late 1960's - early 1970)

Voldemar Haas (1889–1982)

Voldemar Haas was born in 1898 in the Livonian province of the Russian Empire. From 1919 to 1923 he studied at the Pallas Higher Art School in the city of Tartu. His teacher was the famous Estonian painter Ado Vabbe. In parallel with his studies, he ...

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Dufy, Raoul (1877 – 1953). Fragment of the Sity with a Mill

Raoul Dufy (1877 – 1953)

Byuchtger Robert Germanovich was born in St. Petersburg in a family of Courland Germans. He spent his childhood in Riga, where he studied at the Polytechnic Gymnasium. In 1879 he entered the Imperial Academy of Arts, and then continued his studies at...

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Mei, Natalie (1900–1975). Sketch for a Costume. 1933

Natalie Mei (1900–1975)

Natalia May was born in 1900 in the family of a military ship captain. She has two older sisters, Lydia and Christina, who are also recognized as painters and sculptors. In 1915, Natalia graduated from the Tallinn Women's Gymnasium, after which she e...

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Soans, Olev (1925 – 1995). Map of a History of the Literature of Estonia. (1975

Soans, Olev (1925 – 1995)

Olev Soans is a famous Estonian graphic artist. He completed his studies in 1941 at the Pärnu Trade Lyceum and after 2 years was mobilized into the German army. After the Second World War, he worked as an art teacher in Järvakandi. In 1951 he graduat...

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