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Elliott Erwitt

male / American
Qualifications
photographer
Nationality/school
American
kind van Russische emigranten, vanaf 1939 in de Verenigde Staten
Born
Paris 1928-07-26
Biographical information
Active in
  • New York City 1948 - 2002
    vanaf 1950 assistent van de New Yorkse fotograaf Valentino Sarra
  • Duitsland 1953
  • Frankrijk 1953
    in dienst van het US Army Signal Corps
born in
active in
Subjects
This field specifies the various subject categories or genres that constitute the oeuvre of the artist in question. The contents of this field are generally based more on the documentation available at the RKD than on the literature.
photojournalism, documentary photography, animal painting (genre), advertising photography
bekend om zijn tragi-komische (menselijke) foto's van honden
Prijzen
  • Infinity Award
    2011: ICP Infinity Award for Life Time Achievement NRC Handelsblad, 12 mei 2011
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Entered on: 1999-03-02; Modification on: 2017-03-30

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