Ivan Sydorovych IZHAKEVICH 1864 — 1962
Іван Сидорович ЇЖАКЕВИЧ • Иван Сидорович ИЖАКЕВИЧ
Ivan Sydorovych (Isydorovych) Izhakevich was born in Vishnopol, Kyiv province in 1864. Studied in the art studio of Pecherska Lavra, Kyiv in 1876-1882; at M.I. Murashko’s Kyiv Drawing School in 1882-1884; at the St. Petersburg Art Academy in 1884-1888. Active in Kyiv. Began exhibiting in 1891. Taught at the icon-painting school of Pecherska Lavra during 1905-1907; at intermediate schools in Kyiv during 1919-1932. Best known as a graphic artist. Died in Kyiv in 1962.