Author & Illustrator

Gennady Spirin

Biography

Gennady Spirin was classically educated at the Moscow Art School at the Academy of Arts and at the Moscow Stroganov Institute. Influenced by Russian Renaissance painters, Mr. Spirin has developed his own unique style of illustration using traditional Russian art techniques. His work appeared four times on the annual New York Times Ten Best Illustrated Books of the Year list. He lives in Princeton, New Jersey.

Little Red Riding Hood
The Sea King's Daughter: A Russian Legend
The Nutcracker
Gulliver's Adventures in Lilliput
The Fool and the Fish: A Tale From Russia
Little Red Riding Hood
The Sea King's Daughter: A Russian Legend
The Nutcracker

Books by Gennady Spirin

    The Fool and the Fish: A Tale From Russia
    Alexander Afanasyev, Gennady Spirin
    Little Red Riding Hood
    Gennady Spirin
    The Nutcracker
    E.T.A. Hoffman, Gennady Spirin, Aliana Brodmann
    The Sea King's Daughter: A Russian Legend
    Aaron Shepard, Gennady Spirin
    Gulliver's Adventures in Lilliput
    Jonathan Swift, Gennady Spirin

Book Stats

1
Authored
5
Illustrated
5
Collaborators

All Gennady Spirin Books

YearTitleAuthorIllustratorPages
2014Little Red Riding HoodGennady SpirinGennady Spirin32
1997The Sea King's Daughter: A Russian LegendAaron ShepardGennady Spirin40
1996The NutcrackerE.T.A. HoffmanGennady SpirinAliana Brodmann99
1993Gulliver's Adventures in Lilliput Jonathan SwiftGennady Spirin32
1990The Fool and the Fish: A Tale From RussiaAlexander AfanasyevGennady Spirin25

Collaborators

Alexander Afanasyev
E.T.A. Hoffman
Aliana Brodmann
Aaron Shepard
Jonathan Swift