Райская, Мария Ивановна
Painter, graphic artist, illustrator
Born Tsaritsyn 1890
Died Moscow, 1978
Raiskaya worked in a library before she took up studying art at the Penza Art School. From 1924 to 1930 she studied at the Moscow Vkhutemas under V. Favorskii, L. Bruni, and N. Kypreyanov. She worked for the Molodaya gvardiya publishers and illustrated several journals.