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Borodin, Aleksei

Aleksei Borodin - Artist Working, 1960Aleksei Borodin - Kazak Woman, 1960Aleksei Borodin - Sitting by the Sea, 1954Aleksei Borodin - Self Portrait, 1960Aleksei Borodin - Standing Boy, 1960Aleksei Borodin - Vasili Shepilov, Crane Operator, 1980-1981
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Artist Working, 1960's
Aleksei Borodin - Artist Working, 1960

22 5/8” x 30 5/8”  oil on board  signed  $2,400

Kazak Woman, 1960's
Aleksei Borodin - Kazak Woman, 1960

19 3/4″ x 17 3/4″  oil on board  signed $1,400

Sitting by the Sea, 1954
Aleksei Borodin - Sitting by the Sea, 1954

16 1/8" x 12 5/8"  oil on canvas signed  $900

Self Portrait, 1960's
Aleksei Borodin - Self Portrait, 1960

15 5/8” x 19 1/4”  oil on board  signed  $1,200

Standing Boy, 1960's
Aleksei Borodin - Standing Boy, 1960

20 1/8" x 10 3/8"  oil on canvas   signed   $750

Vasili Shepilov, Crane Operator, 1980-1981
Aleksei Borodin - Vasili Shepilov, Crane Operator, 1980-1981

19 1/2″ x 15″  oil on board  signed  $900

Crucial Meeting
 Sold Works: Aleksei Borodin - Crucial Meeting

  SOLD

Two Valyas
 Sold Works: Aleksei Borodin - Two Valyas

SOLD  19 1/4" x 27 1/8"   oil on board  signed  1964

Iron Worker
 Sold Works: Aleksei Borodin - Iron Worker

  SOLD

Men in the Park
 Sold Works: Aleksei Borodin - Men in the Park

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Volgograd in Winter
 Sold Works: Aleksei Borodin - Volgograd in Winter

  SOLD

Woman in Red
 Sold Works: Aleksei Borodin - Woman in Red

  SOLD

Collective Farm Worker
 Sold Works: Aleksei Borodin - Collective Farm Worker

SOLD

Sitting Man
 Sold Works: Aleksei Borodin - Sitting Man

  SOLD

On the Bank
 Sold Works: Aleksei Borodin - On the Bank

  SOLD

Little River
 Sold Works: Aleksei Borodin - Little River

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Girl in Blue
 Sold Works: Aleksei Borodin - Girl in Blue

  SOLD

En Plein Air
 Sold Works: Aleksei Borodin - En Plein Air

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Driver, Uryanpinski Region
 Sold Works: Aleksei Borodin - Driver, Uryanpinski Region

  SOLD

Native of Abkhazia, Artist Model
 Sold Works: Aleksei Borodin - Native of Abkhazia, Artist Model

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In the Train
 Sold Works: Aleksei Borodin - In the Train

  SOLD

Girls
 Sold Works: Aleksei Borodin - Girls

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Male Study
 Sold Works: Aleksei Borodin - Male Study

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Kazakh Woman in Blue
 Sold Works: Aleksei Borodin - Kazakh Woman in Blue

  SOLD

Girl in Red
 Sold Works: Aleksei Borodin - Girl in Red

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Man with Cap
 Sold Works: Aleksei Borodin - Man with Cap

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Tanya Arulina, Medical Student
 Sold Works: Aleksei Borodin - Tanya Arulina, Medical Student

  SOLD

Resting
 Sold Works: Aleksei Borodin - Resting

  SOLD

Collective Farm
 Sold Works: Aleksei Borodin - Collective Farm

  SOLD

Furnace Worker
 Sold Works: Aleksei Borodin - Furnace Worker

  SOLD

Tractor Drivers
 Sold Works: Aleksei Borodin - Tractor Drivers

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Worker in the Sun
 Sold Works: Aleksei Borodin - Worker in the Sun

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 1915 - 2004

Alexei Borodin was born in 1915 to a family of peasants. During the Russian Civil War, he was orphaned as a child and was placed in the care of the military regiment on education, an orphanage for boys that trained them to become soldiers. After leaving the orphanage, Borodin attended Saratov Art and Industry High School from which he graduated in 1936 with a diploma in teaching painting and drawing. Also, for a short time, he was a student of Igor Grabar, one of the most celebrated Russian impressionists in history.

Borodin was wounded while serving in an armored division of the Red Army during World War II. After the war, he taught art at his alma mater until the 1960’s when he moved to present day Volgograd (Stalingrad) to do the same.

Borodin was a member of the Russian Union of Artists since 1939 and participated in most all local, regional, Republican and Union-sponsored exhibitions from the 1950’s through the 1980’s. In 1986, Borodin was honored with a one-man exhibit at the Volgograd Art Museum which owns his most famous painting, Volgograd Farmers (1964.) Much of his work is in the Volgograd Art Museum, Saratov Art Museum and the Museum of Defense in Volgograd. His paintings are in numerous private collections throughout the world.

Borodin is listed in Matthew Bown’s A Dictionary of Twentieth Century Russian and Soviet Painters, 1900 - 1980’s.