Ukrainian, 20th century, male.
Born 1914, in Kiev; died 2000.
Painter. Scenes with figures, landscapes, still-lifes.
Max Birstein studied at the institute of arts in Moscow with Sergei Gerasimov. A socialist realist to begin with, he then changed style, moving towards a Post-Impressionism along the lines of his elders, Robert Falk and Atychler. Birstein mounted many collective and solo exhibitions since ...