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Pavel Zaltsman

 (1912 - 1985)
Pavel Zaltsman is known for painting.

Biography  
Pavel Zaltsman


Pavel Zaltsman was an extraordinary Soviet artist, art director and production designer, illustrator, decorator and poet. He was born in a family of a russified German and a polish Jewess. In 1925 they moved to Leningrad, where Zaltsman soon began drawing for magazines and taking lessons from the well-known stage designers Anatoly Arapov and Vladimir Egorov, who got him interested in designing for films. From 1929 Zaltsman was also a pupil of Pavel Filonov, and a member of the Masters of Analytical Art group. Unlike some other students, however, he deviated from the strict norms of the analytical method and acquired his own distinct manner. In that pe  ...  Displaying 750 of 1386 characters.



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About  Pavel Zaltsman

Born:  1912
Died:   1985
Known for:  painting