Konstantin Stepanovič Mel'nikov (Russian: Константин Степанович Мельников ?; Moscow, August 3, 1890 - Moscow, November 28, 1974) was a Russian architect and painter.
Konstantin Stepanovič Mel'nikov was born on August 3, 1890, the youngest of four brothers.
His father, Stepan Illarionovič Mel'nikov, originally from the Nizhny Novgorod region, was a road maintenance foreman at the Moscow Academy of Agriculture. His mother, Elena Grigor'evna Repkina, came from a peasant family in the Zvenigorod district ..... Wikipedia ... >>