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Petr Nikolaevich Staronosov

artist , book illustrator

Petr Staronosov, Artist, book illustrator.

Background

Staronosov, Petr was born on January 18, 1893 in Moscow.

Career

Self-taught artist. Illustrator of many popular magazines such as Znanie I Sila, Pioner, Krasnaia Niva and Vokrug Sveta. Illustrated many books. Some work at the Tretiakov Gallery and the Pushkin Museum in Moscow.

Became known for his illustrations of fairy-tales. Held many exhibitions.