Elliott Erwitt

Visual Artist

1928 –

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Who is Elliott Erwitt?

Elliott Erwitt is an advertising and documentary photographer known for his black and white candid shots of ironic and absurd situations within everyday settings— a master of Henri Cartier-Bresson's "decisive moment".

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Born
Jul 26, 1928
Paris
Also known as
  • Elio Romano Erwitz
  • Andre' S. Solidor
  • Elliot Ermitt
  • Elliot Erwitt
Parents
Spouses
Children
Nationality
  • United States of America
  • France
Profession
Education
  • The New School
  • Los Angeles City College
  • Hollywood High School

Submitted
on July 23, 2013

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