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El Lissitzky
Nationality: 
russian
Gender: 
Male
Birth Date: 
1890
Birth Place: 
Pochinok
Death Date: 
1941
Death Place: 
Moscow
Born Eleazer (or Eliezer, or Lazar) Markowitch Lissitsky. Called El Lissitzky. Studied and worked in Russia. Painter, typographer, and designer. Pioneer of nonrepresentational art in early 20th century. Innovations in typography, advertising, and exhibition design were particularly influential.

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