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Alexis Arapoff

 (1904 - 1948)
Alexis Paul Arapoff was active/lived in Massachusetts / Russian Federation.  Alexis Arapoff is known for landscape, figure, floral, religious painting.

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Alexis Arapoff


Alexis Paul Arapoff (1904-1948)

1904 Born in St. Petersburg Russia, his father was a  Major General in charge of a Red Cross unit and his mother Dr. Catherine Arapoff (eye surgeon), one of the first female  Physician to get a degree from The University of Moscow.  She was the niece of Tolstoy.  Alexis summered with family on the Tolstoy domain, "Poyisjura" in Lithuania and in Finland.  The family also traveled extensively through out Austria, Germany, and Switzerland visiting museums.

In 1918-20 due to the revolution, the cold weather and a typhoid epidemic, the remaining family members fled to a German Colony on the Steppes, traveling in a cart drawn by a camel. It was here  where a temporary sch  ...  Displaying 750 of 4783 characters.



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About  Alexis Arapoff

Born:  1904 - St. Petersburg, Russia
Died:   1948 - Massachusetts
Known for:  landscape, figure, floral, religious painting