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Boris Lipnitzki, born in Russia in 1897, came to live in Paris in 1921. Beginning in 1924, he published his photographs of the fashion business, photographs of celebrities and took pictures of celebrations and society events. He fled occupied France during the war, meeting up again with Marc Chagall in New York. After the war, he and his brothers founded the Lipnitski Studio.