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Johnny Friedlaender (Pless 1912 - Paris 1992) - Artist
F. was one of the most important German graphic artists of the 20th century. F. studied at the Breslau academy under O. Müller a. C. Mense. He emigrated to Paris in 1937. F. received many public commissions, among others by the Unesco. His livetime achievement was honoured with a great retrospective in Dresden in 1980. Among his awards are the Order of Merit of the Federal Republic of Germany a. the Lovis Corinth award. Lit.: Vollmer, Bénézit, Schmücking 'Friedländer - 100 Radierungen' a. others.