TITLE

A Story of a Painting

AUTHOR(S)
Woyczynski, Wojbor A.
PUB. DATE
January 2001
SOURCE
Mathematical Intelligencer;Winter2001, Vol. 23 Issue 1
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
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.
ACCESSION #
4820090

 

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