Historical masterpiece with exceptional sizes. Was exhibited at the All-Moscow Exhibiton of 1972. Postcards of this work were issued at that time. Two painters. Work is tempera on canvas.
Aleksandr Matveevich Taleev was born in Elizavetgrad, Ukraine, in 1924. He studied at the Kazan Art College from 1945 to 1949. He is active in Dnepropetovsk as an artist as well as a graphic designer. Work on this painting started in 1964 and was completed in 1966. It commerates 50 years of Revolution. the work was exhibited at the All-Russia exhibition in Moscow in 1972. The work was inmenseley popular with amongst other the official distribution of postcards of this work. The co-painter of this work was the artist Zhezher.