Moisei Fradkin

Фрадкин Моисей Залманович (Михаил Зиновьевич)

Graphic artist

Born Borzna (Chernigov), 28 September 1904

Died Kharkov, 11 August 1974


Moisei Fradkin graduated 1929 from the Kharkov Art Institute were he had studied under I. Padalka and M. Fedorov. He mainly worked as a graphic artist using woodcut and linocut as technique for making illustrations. In 1934 he started teaching at the Kharkov polygraphic institute and in 1949 at the Kharkov Art Fund of the Ukrainian SSR. He lived and worked in Kharkov.