Anatoliy PETRITSKY, USSR Setdesigner and painter; Popular Painter of USSR since 1949. Order of Lenin, 1960; three other orders; Ukrainia Minister of Culture’s Scroll of Honor; two Stalin Prizes, 1949, 1951. Member, Communist Party, since 1943.
PETRITSKY, Anatoliy was born in 1895.
1917 graduated Kiev Art School. 1924 graduated Higher Art and Technology Studios, Moscow.
1917-1920 chief set designer at Kiev theaters. While postgrad, student, designed stage sets for theaters in Moscow. Since 1924 worked in major theaters in Ukrainia and assisted in productions at Bolshoy and Maly Theaters in Moscow.