Leonid Ovsyannikov

Овсянников, Леонид Федорович

Graphic artist

Born Iurino (Nizhnii Novgorod), 25 May 1880

Died Leningrad, 30 March 1970 


Ovsyannikov graduated 1900 from the Kazan Art Academy. In 1909 he moved to St. Petersburg where he studied at the studio of V. Mate. From 1938 to 1960 he taught at the Leningrad Repin Institute. He was an engraver in a realist style.