Artur FONVISIN 1882 — 1973
Артур Володимирович ФОНВІЗІН • Артур Владимирович ФОНВИЗИН
Artur Vladimirovich Fonvizin was born in Riga in 1882. He was known for his watercolor paintings. Studied at Moscow College of Art, Sculpture and Architecture in 1902-1903 in the studios of M. Klodt and V. Baksheev and in the private studios in Munich in 1904-1906. Member of the group “Makovets”, Association of the Artists of the Revolutionary Russia. Taught at art studio of Proletkult in Tambov in 1918-1920, at the art college in Nishniy Novgorod in 1921-1923. Since 1927 lived in Moscow. The artist died in Moscow in 1973.