Flowers in a Vase, oil on canvas, signed lower left 'A.Manievich', 28 x 23 cm
Abraham Manievich (Also Abram Manevych) was born in Mstyslav in 1881. He studied in Kyiv Art College in the studio of I. Seleznov in 1901-1905. The artist continued his studies in Munich Academy of Art in 1905-1906. Manievich became a professor of decorative landscape studios at the Kyiv Art Academy in 1917. He immigrated from Ukraine in 1920 and settled in New York in 1922. Manevich died in New York in 1942.