Evgeni Vasilevich Solovev was born in Kruplyanki (Moscow region, Russia) in 1931. He studied at the Leningrad Art College and the Repin Institute. Was active in Tambov. One of the most important exhibitions were he participated was the 'Soviet Russia' in Moscow, 1960. Works of Solovev were sold at Christie's in Amsterdam.
Member of the Union of Artists of Russia (1962). Honored Artist of Russia (1997).
Provenance: we bought the painting from the painter in his studio in Tambov (Russia) during one of our first art trips in Russia.