A Story of a Painting

Woyczynski, Wojbor A.
January 2001
Mathematical Intelligencer;Winter2001, Vol. 23 Issue 1
Academic Journal
Presents the story behind the oil portrait of A.N. Kolmogorov, Russian mathematician, painted by Dmitrii Gordeev, Russian painter and former student of Kolmogorov. Location of the institute housing the painting; Reason why Kolmogorov disliked the painting; Influence on the career of Gordeev.


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