"ARKA" art-gallery
Sanct-Petersburg

Tatyana Kopnina (1921 - 2009)

    Tatyana Kopnina was born on November 11, 1921 in Krasnoyarsk. In 1950 she graduated from Ilya Repin Institute, the workshop of Mikhail Avilov. She studied with Alexander Zaitsev, Henry Pavlovsky, Semyon Abugov. Participant of exhibitions since 1949. Member of the  Leningrad Union of Artists since 1950. She paintes portraits, genre compositions, landscapes, still-lifes. Over thirty years (1960-1991) she taught at the School of Art (now the Art Lyceum named after B. V. Johansson). Personal exhibition in Leningrad (1985). Tatyana Kopnina's works are in art museums and private collections in Russia, Japan, China, USA and other countries.

Tatyana Kopnina. Boy in a Fur Hat. Oil on cardboard, 47х35. 1962
Tatyana Kopnina. Girl in a Red Hat.  Oil on cardboard, 47х35. 1962
Tatyana Kopnina. Julia. Oil on canvas, 50х40. 1959
Tatyana Kopnina. Portrait of Chinese Student. Oil on canvas, 70х60. 1957
Tatyana Kopnina. Flowers at the Window. Oil on canvas, 80х60. 1991
Tatyana Kopnina. Flowers. К Oil on cardboard, 66х49,5. 1957
Tatyana Kopnina. Fish. Oil on canvas, 54х68,5. 1967