Serge Chekhonin

Чехонин Сергей Васильевич

Graphic artist, designer

Born Lykoshino (Novgorod), 2 February 1878

Died Lörrach (Germany), 23 February 1936

 

Chekhonin studied at the Art College in St. Petersburg and 1897-1900 at the Tenischeva School under Repin. In 1912 he became a member of the Mir Iskusstva. 1913-1917 he was dean of the School for enamel art in Rostov-Yaroslavskii. 1918-1923 and 1925-1927 he was the artistic director of the State Porcelain Factory in Leningrad. In 1928 he emigrated to Paris. He died in the south-west of Germany on his return to Paris.

 

1914

 

1915

 

1917

 

 

1918

  

 

 

1919

 

 

1920

   

 

 

1922

 

 

1923

 

 

1924

 

 

1925

   

 

1926

 

 

1927

   

 

1928-29

 

 

1992

 

1994

 

2014