Nikolai Vladimirovich REMISOFF 1887 — 1979
Миколай РЕМИЗОВ • Николай Владимирович РЕМИЗОВ
Nikolai Vladimirovich Remisoff-Vasiliev (Re-Mi; Remizov; French Nicholas Remisoff) was born in St. Petersburg in 1887. Studied at Imperial Academy of Arts. Active in St. Petersburg until 1918; Kherson in 1918-1920; Paris 1920-1922; New York from 1922. Palm Springs, USA thereafter. Began exhibiting in 1909. Member of Guild of St. Luke in 1918. Founder of the influential political journal Satyricon, where he published drawings under his nom de plume Re-Mi. Exhibited with World of Art in 1913. Best known as a caricaturist, theatre artist. Died in USA in 1979.