Gallery Russia

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Koryakin, Yuri

Yuri Koryakin - Collective Farm HaystacksYuri Koryakin - Morning on the KolkhozYuri Koryakin - RestingYuri Koryakin - Waiting
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Collective Farm Haystacks
Yuri Koryakin - Collective Farm Haystacks

21 5/8" x 31" oil on canvas signed 1962

Morning on the Kolkhoz
Yuri Koryakin - Morning on the Kolkhoz

19 1/2" x 31 3/8" oil on canvas signed 1964

Resting
Yuri Koryakin - Resting

31" x 25" oil on canvas signed 1963

Waiting
Yuri Koryakin - Waiting

19" x 27" oil on board signed 1964

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

1929 - 1999

In 1946, Koryakin entered the Kiev Art College where he studied until 1951. He then returned to Dnepropetrovsk in 1952 and began exhibiting. In 1962, he became a member of Ukrainian Union of Artists.

 He was well known for portraits and figurative work often of workers. He spent his career in Dnepropetrovsk where he became well-known for painting local life. Koryakin was an acclaimed graphic artist and painter.

He is listed on page 159 of Matthew Bown’s, A Dictionary of Twentieth Century Russian and Soviet Painters.