Liubov Popova was born in 1889, the second child and eldest daughter of
the rich and philanthropically inclined owner of a textile factory. The
family hone was in a village outside Moscow near her father's
factory. It was a comfortable upbringing, with attentive parents
and plenty of servants. There was no suggestion in this liberal
atmosphere that girls were unworthy of further education and Popova
attended high school in Moscow before going on to art school in 1908.
With more money and time than most of her contemporaries, she threw
herself into study and travel, spending weeks visiting every church and
monastery in the chain of medieval towns between Moscow and
St.Petersburg known a
... Displaying 750 of 2646 characters.
also viewed by people who viewed Liubov Sergeevna Popova