Georgii Morozov

Morozov, Georgii Alekseevich


Born Apr. 2 (14), 1896, in the village of Kravtsovo, Orel Province; died June 23, 1970, in Moscow. Soviet master violin-maker.

Morozov was a pupil of the famous master craftsman D. P. Tomashov. He worked in Moscow. Morozov’s violins received first prizes at all-Union competitions of violin master craftsmen.

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With an extensive examination of bureaucratic records and forestry journals, Stephen Brain has written the remarkable story of the romantic, prerevolutionary Russian forester Georgii Morozov and his posthumous contribution to the unique strain of environmentalism that developed in Joseph Stalin's Soviet Union.