Chairman of the II Congress of Collective farmers-attendants E. WITH. Fedotova

The artist is a smoke -toal

After a brief episode of bold experiments at the turn of the 1910-1920s in the work of Sophia Smymshitz, the period of appeal to realistic painting. In 1925-1935, the Dymshitz-Tolstoy was in charge of the artistic departments in the magazines “Worker” and “Peasant” and was in one of the epicenters of the formation of the idea of ​​the type of new Soviet woman. It creates a number of portraits of “new women”: agitators, drummers, collective farm public figures. In her memoirs, the artist wrote: “Fedotova Evdokia Sergeevna with a strict, several icon -shaped enthusiastic face, smart, strong -willed. Having started work, I asked her what she would like to write her. She answered me – be sure with the transcript of the congress “.

For the happiness of the people. Catalog of the exhibition of the Russian Museum in Malaga. 2018. WITH. 21

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