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John Heartfield
Nationality: 
german
Gender: 
Male
Birth Date: 
1891
Death Date: 
1968
Death Place: 
Berlin
Born Helmut Herzfeld. changed name in 1916, legal recognition of name change in 1964. Photomontage artist, member of Dada group, fled Nazis to Czechoslovakia and then England, returned to East Germany after World War II, settling in Leipzig and then Berlin;