Alexandre Benois di Stetto

Бенуа ди Стетто, Александр Зигфрид

Painter, graphic artist

Born St. Petersburg, 13 October 1896

Died Geneva, 1979


Benois di Stetto was born in St. Petersburg to a Swiss family. His father was an architect. He studied at The Petersburg Academy of Art under Roerich, Bilibin and and left Russia in 1922. He wandered through Europe before he settled in Geneva where he lived and worked.