Thursday, September 26, 2013

Ukraine 5 hryvnia 2013 - Max Voloshin's House

New commemorative:

"100th anniversary from the date of completion of Max Voloshin's House"

Maximilian Alexandrovich Kirienko-Voloshin, commonly known as Max Voloshin, was a Ukrainian poet. He was one of the significant representatives of the Symbolist movement in Russian culture and literature. He became famous as a poet and a critic of literature and arts, being published in many contemporary magazines of the early 20th century. He was known for his brilliant translations of a number of French poetic and prose works into Russian.

Composition: CuNi
Weight: 16.45 g
Diameter: 35.00 mm
Mintage: 20,000
Artists: Maria Skoblikova, Alexander Kuzmin
Sculptors: Sviatoslav Ivanenko, Anatolii Demianenko

(news from Pabitra Saha)
(biographical data from Wikipedia)

LINK: National Bank of Ukraine

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