Boris Deutsch

Boris Deutsch (Lithuanian and American, 1892–1978) was a modernist and figurative painter, printmaker, and muralist in Seattle and Los Angeles from 1916 to 1978. He also designed sets for Hollywood pictures while in L.A. The artist was initially self-taught but studied in Riga, Lativia, and Berlin before he moved to the U.S. Deutsch's work can be found in museums and collections worldwide. His murals are also still visible in the Terminal Annex of the Los Angeles post office. 

 

Portrait of Riva by Boris Deutsch

Portrait of Riva by Boris Deutsch