Ilya Sergeevich Glazunov
Born: 10 June 1930; Leningrad, Soviet Union
Died: 9 July 2017; Moscow, Russian Federation
Art Movement: Realism
Social group: Pamyat
Genre: history painting, religious painting
Art institution: Imperial Academy of Arts, Saint Petersburg, Russia
Yesterday, on the 9th of July, the greatest Russian artist of our time, portrait and landscape, creator of monumental historical paintings, book illustrator, Master of Theatre and Decorative Arts, and artist-architect, Ilya Glazunov, died at the age of 87.
In honor of his memory, we have collected 10 of his most monumental works here.