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Ava Kadishson Schieber collection

Collection
Collection Summary
The collection consists of ten drawings and two paintings created by Ava Hegedish while living in hiding near Belgrade, Yugoslave, during the Holocaust.
Provenance
The collection was donated to the United States Holocaust Memorial Museum in 2007 by Ava Kadishon Schieber.
Date
1941-1944
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Drawing of her hiding place by a Jewish teenager

Object | Accession Number: 2007.521.1

Geography
creation: Belgrade (Serbia)
Date
creation:  approximately 1941-1944
Drawing of her hiding place by a Jewish teenager

Drawing of her mother's shoes by a Jewish teenager in hiding

Object | Accession Number: 2007.521.2

Geography
creation: in hiding; Serbia
Date
creation:  approximately 1942-approximately 1944
Drawing of her mother's shoes by a Jewish teenager in hiding

Self portrait with braids by a Jewish teenager in hiding

Object | Accession Number: 2007.521.3

Geography
creation: in hiding; Serbia
Date
creation:  approximately 1941-approximately 1944
Self portrait with braids by a Jewish teenager in hiding

Drawing of her grandmother in profile created by Jewish teenage girl in hiding

Object | Accession Number: 2007.521.4

Geography
creation: in hiding; Serbia
Date
creation:  approximately 1941-approximately 1944
Drawing of her grandmother in profile created by Jewish teenage girl in hiding

Oil portrait of her grandmother by a Jewish teenager in hiding

Object | Accession Number: 2007.521.5

Geography
creation: in hiding; Serbia
Date
creation:  1941
Oil portrait of her grandmother by a Jewish teenager in hiding

Drawing of the stairway near her hiding place by Jewish teenager

Object | Accession Number: 2007.521.6

Geography
creation: in hiding; Serbia
Date
creation:  approximately 1941-approximately 1944
Drawing of the stairway near her hiding place by Jewish teenager

Drawing of a large leafy tree near her hiding place by a Jewish teenager

Object | Accession Number: 2007.521.7

Geography
creation: in hiding; Serbia
Date
creation:  approximately 1941-approximately 1944
Drawing of a large leafy tree near her hiding place by a Jewish teenager

Sketches of a foot and 2 hands done in hiding by Jewish teenager

Object | Accession Number: 2007.521.8

Geography
creation: in hiding; Serbia
Date
creation:  approximately 1941-1944
Sketches of a foot and 2 hands done in hiding by Jewish teenager

Portrait of her mother reading a book by a Jewish artist

Object | Accession Number: 2007.521.9

Geography
creation: in hiding; Serbia
Date
creation:  1942-1943
Portrait of her mother reading a book by a Jewish artist

Self-portrait of a young woman looking sideways by a Jewish teenager in hiding

Object | Accession Number: 2007.521.10

Geography
creation: in hiding; Serbia
Date
creation:  approximately 1941-approximately 1944
Self-portrait of a young woman looking sideways by a Jewish teenager in hiding

Watercolor of sailboats of Jewish refugees painted by a Jewish woman artist

Object | Accession Number: 2007.521.11

Geography
creation: Belgrade (Serbia)
Date
creation:  1941
Watercolor of sailboats of Jewish refugees painted by a Jewish woman artist

Fantasy sketch of a figure running to a tree by a Jewish teen in hiding

Object | Accession Number: 2007.521.12

Geography
creation: in hiding; Serbia
Date
creation:  approximately 1941-approximately 1944
Fantasy sketch of a figure running to a tree by a Jewish teen in hiding
 
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