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Anatoliy Andreevich GORPENKO

War artist

Anatoliy GORPENKO, USSR War artist. two Stalin Prizes, 1949, 1950.

Background

GORPENKO, Anatoliy was born in 1916.

Education

1939 graduated Kharkov Institute of Art.

Career

Since 1940 at Grekov Studio of War Artists. During World War II painted battles which he had observed. Since 1944 engaged in preparation of dioramas depicting World War II subjects.

Helped design Berlin mosaic memorial to fallen Soviet soldiers.