Alex Aleksandrovich Yugatkin was born in 1926 in the Yaroslavl area. He arrived in Barnaul in 1953 after the completion of the Yaroslavl Art School. Since 1954 he was a participant of regional, republican and other exhibitions. He was a member of the Russian Union of Artists. His works are strongly related to the traditions of the Russian realistic landscape school. Works of Yugatkin are in artistic collections of Barnaul, Tomsk, other Russian cities and abroad.
Provenance: We bought this work during a visit to the studio of his son Evgeny Yugatkin, also
painter, in Barnaul (Russia, Siberia).