Kruzhkov Illya Markovych (1909 - 1974)
A Ukrainian painter and graphic artist. Born in Uman, Cherkasy region. In 1941 he graduated from Kyiv Institute of Art, where he studied under the guidance of K. Yeleva, S. Grygoriev, and F. Krychevskyy. Honored Artist of the Ukrainian Soviet Socialist Republic since 1969. He worked in the fields of poster and easel painting. Author of landscapes and still lives.