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Okladnikov, A. P.

    Full Name: Okladnikov, A. P.

    Other Names:

    • Aleksei Pavlovich Okladnikov

    Gender: male

    Date Born: 1908

    Date Died: 1981

    Place Born: Konstantinovshchina, Irkutsk Oblast, Russia

    Place Died: Moscow, Russia

    Home Country/ies: Russia

    Subject Area(s): archaeology and prehistoric


    Archaeologist and historian of prehistoric art and culture. For twenty-three years, Okladnikov served as a staff member of the USSR Academy of Sciences’ Institute of Archaeology in Leningrad. His research concentrated on the art of the Bronze Age in the Baikal region, and the monuments of the Neolithic Age. In 1961, Okladinov was appointed head of the humanities research department of the Institute of Economics in the USSR Academy of Science’s Siberian division. One year later, he became a professor and chair of the history department at Novosibirsk University. In 1968, Okladinov was received the title of academician by the USSR Academy of Sciences.

    Selected Bibliography

    Keramika drevnego poseleniia Kondon : Priamur’e. Novosibirsk: Izd-vo “Nauka,” Sibirskoe otd-nie, 1984; Ancient Art of the Amur Region: Ancient Art of the Russian Far East. New York: Abrams, 1981; and A. I Mazin. Pisanitsy reki Olekmy i Verkhnego Priamur’ia. AN SSSR, Sib. otd-nie, In-t istorii, filologii i filosofii. Novosibirsk: Nauka, Sib. otd-nie, 1976.


    The Dictionary of Art

    Contributors: LaNitra Michele Walker


    LaNitra Michele Walker. "Okladnikov, A. P.." Dictionary of Art Historians (website).

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