Ranevskaya

Faina Ranevskaya.

The portrait shows Faina Georgievna (Grigorievna) Ranevskaya, a Soviet actress of theater and cinema, who was most of all known for her poignant sayings, which eventually became winged and quoted by everyone. Modern journalists called her “one of the greatest Russian actresses of the 20th century” and “supporting queen” for her roles in theater and cinema.