Fedot Vasilievich SYCHKOV 1870 — 1958
Федот СИЧКОВ • Федот Васильевич СЫЧКОВ
Fedot Vasilievich Sychkov was born in Kochelaevo village, Mordovian Republic. Began as the icon painter in Serdobsk-town 1885-1887. Studied at Drawing School of the Imperial association for the painters encourage 1892-1895, Imperial Academy of Arts 1895-1900. Awarded medals and prizes at the exhibitions - Imperial Academy of Arts (1905, 1913, 1914), Imperial association for painters encourage (1909, 1910), International exhibitions in Rome (1912), USA (St.Louise) (1917). The People`s Artist of Soviet Mordovian Republic (1956). Works are at The State Tretyakov Gallery, The State Russian Museum. The leading master of the provincial genre scenes, portraits.