Leonid Astafiev was born in a small Ukrainian village called Urmany.
He studied at the Kiev Art Institute in 1948, and continued his studies at the Surikov Institute
in Moscow, where he graduated in 1957. This was his graduation piece.
– City Museum in Kolomna
– Anir Co. Ltd, Moscow, 1997
– with Douwes Fine Art, London, 2001
– private collection, The Netherlands