Leningrad Children's Art

Tempera paintings and prints make up this exhibit, which was a gift from the Leningrad Peace Committee to the Citizen Exchange Corps. The artwork depicts local scenes of Leningrad (St. Petersburg) as well as fairy tales and farm scenes. The artwork varies from very young children's depictions to mature sophisticated compositions.

Exhibit developer/curator: Dr. Barry E. Moore, Curator, I.C.C.A.
Exhibit Fee: $300 each month exhibited
Exhibit space needed: 60 running feet (unless stacked)
Number of pieces: 20 originals
Number of crates: 1 wooden crate
Weight of crate: 125 to 150 pounds
Insurance value: $2500
Security requirement: Moderate

All exhibits are framed and mounted under Plexiglas, ready to hang. All pieces are labeled with age, gender, country, and titles. The artwork is shipped in wooden crates built specifically for the exhibits. Shipping will be arranged and provided by the exhibitor.  Please see the Conditions Governing Loan of Exhibit for additional information.

The Lighthouse , boy, age 7, Leningrad, Russia

The Shepard , girl, age 10, Russia

The Collective Farm Blacksmith , girl, age 12, Leningrad, Russia

A Dymkovskaya Toy, girl, age 6, Leningrad, Russia