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Elliott Erwitt

Born in: 1928 United States

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Elliott Erwitt

Elliott Erwitt (born July 26 1928 in Paris) is an American photographer.

Of Russian immigrant parents, he spent ten years of his childhood in Europe, particularly in Italy, Germany and France before his parents immigrated to the US in 1938, they lived in New York, Chicago and Los Angeles in 1941.

Robert Capa was one of the first to notice his work and encouraged him to become a member of the agency Magnum. Agency he will preside a few years later.

He photographed Europe and the United States, children, dogs and stars with satirical humor. He did as well several comedy tv shows. "Making people laugh is one of the greatest achievements you can hope for" he says.
His photographies of North Carolina, USA became a remarkable icon .
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Elliott Erwitt, Untitled, Photography

Elliott Erwitt

Untitled, 2000
15.7 x 22.4 x 0.4 inch


Elliott Erwitt, Santa Monica, Photography

Elliott Erwitt

Santa Monica, 1955
11.8 x 15.7 x 0.4 inch


Elliott Erwitt, Felix, Gladys and Rover, Photography

Elliott Erwitt

Felix, Gladys and Rover, 1974
11.8 x 15.7 x 0.4 inch

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  • Photography

  • Photography Black and white

  • Photography Urban

  • Photography Iconic

  • Photography Everyday life

  • Photography Animal

  • American Artist