Category:John Heartfield

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John Heartfield (June 19, 1891 – April 26, 1968) is the anglicized name of the German photomontage artist Helmut Herzfeld. He chose to call himself Heartfield in 1916, to criticize the rabid nationalism and anti-British sentiment prevalent in Germany during World War I.

John Heartfield 
German artist
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Date of birth19 June 1891
Helmut Herzfeld
Date of death26 April 1968
East Berlin
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Member of political party
Field of work
  • Franz Herzfeld
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