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Viktor Andreevich Simov

Viktor Simov, USSR Stage designer.

Background

  • Simov, Viktor was born on April 14, 1858 in Moscow.

  • Education

    • Graduated from the Moscow School of Painting, Sculpture and Architecture in 1882. Pupil of V. Perov, I Prianishnikov and A. Savrasov.

    Career

    • Joined the Peredvizhniki, and took part in their exhibitions: 1883, 1891 and 1893. Worked mainly at the Moscow Art Theatre, apart from the period 1912-1925. Stage designer for Tri Sestry, Vishnevyi Sad, Na Dne, Tsar Fedor Ioannovich, and Diadia Vania.

      The period between 1912-1925 in his official biography is unclear. Probably lived abroad.
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    Born April 14, 1858
    Died August 21, 1935
    (aged 77)
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