Boris O´Klein

Boris O. Klein (1893.1985) was born in Moscow. His parents were French. In Moscow he attended an art school and learned painting and etching. After the First World War Boris O. Klein worked in Paris as an illustrator. There he created many of his famous character sketches of dogs and cats. His dog pictures became very popular in the Anglophone world under names like “The naughty Dogs” or “The dirty Dogs” or “The dirty dogs of Paris”