Boris O'Klein (1893-1985), born Arthur Boris O'Klein in Moscow, September 26, a French artist and cartoonist. His family emigrated to the Alsace when he was a boy. After serving on behalf of the French in World War I, he moved to Paris. An anthropomorphic artist, he is known for his numerous prints and watercolors of dogs getting up to mischief. The prints are generally called "The Naughty Dogs" or "The Dirty Dogs of Paris." This collection of his work are modern re-strike engravings produced by his Grandson and taken from the original plates with all the colour applied by hand.