Lyatif KERIMOV, USSR Artist. Omamenter; Candidate of Arts since 1950; Honoured Art Worker of Azerbaydzhan Soviet Socialist Republic since 1955. Member, Communist Party, since 1945.
KERIMOV, Lyatif was born in 1906 in Shusha, Azerbaydzhan.
Until 1932 master carpet-maker in Shusha. 1933-1941 instructor in rug weaving, Director, artist and teacher, Azerbaydzhan Rug-Making Union. After World War II, senior member Gadzhibekov Institute of Architecture and Art, Azerbaydzhan Academy of Sciences.
His carpets often made to commemorate historic events, or carry portrait designs. Responsible for architectural ornamentation of many public buildings.