Margarita Genke

Генке, Маргарита Генриховна

Theatre artist, graphic artist

Born Moscow, 24 December 1889

Died Moscow, 21 December 1954


Genke, married to the artist Nisson Shifrin, studied at the Kiev Art School under Selezna. She worked and lived in Kiev until 1922 when she moved to Moscow. There she worked as an illustrator for several publishers and as a theatrical designer.