Nikolai Petrovich Gluschenko - oil painting on canvas
Nikolai Petrovich Glushchenko (Ukrainian 1901-1977)
Oil painting on canvas.
Signed lower right in Cyrillic, dated 50 (1950)
Canvas: 34.5" x 25.5" (87.6 cm x 64.7 cm)
Frame: 38" x 45" (96.5 cm x 114.3 cm)
Nikoai Petrovich Glushchenko studied at the Academy of Arts in Berlin from 1919 to 1924. In 1925 he moved to Paris, where he painted for several years. He returned to the USSR in 1936. Gluschenko was
primarily a landscape painter. His works include portraits of H. Barbusse and R. Rolland (both 1934, M. Gorky Literary Museum, Moscow). His cycles Kiev After Liberation (1944) and Through Lenin’s Places (1966-70) are displayed at the Museum of Ukrainian Fine Arts of the Ukrainian SSR in Kiev.