Aleksandr Merlulov

Меркулов, Александр Александрович

Painter, graphic artist

Born Tambov 1904

Died Murmansk 1973


Aleksandr took his artistic training from courses offered by the the Association of Revolutionary Artists. During the war he designed camouflage paintings for warships. In 1944 he became the first chairman of the Murmansk Association of Soviet Artists.