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KRULL, Germaine (1897 - 1985), Photographer.

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online July 2013 | e-ISBN: 9780199773787
KRULL, Germaine (1897 - 1985), Photographer.

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German, 20th century, female.

Active in the Netherlands, France, Monte Carlo, Brazil, Congo, Algiers, Thailand, India.

Born 29 November 1897, in Poznan, Poland (then East Prussia); died 31 July 1985, in Wetzlar, Germany.

Photographer. Portraits, nudes, landscapes, propaganda, photojournalism, war photography. Montages, photobooks.


From 1915 to 1917 Germaine Krull attended the Lehr- und Versuchsanstalt für Photographie, Munich, where Pictorialism was influential. She then opened

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Subjects: Art ; Biographical Studies

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