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Announcement for an anti-Jewish museum exhibition in Vichy France

Object | Accession Number: 2009.213.2

Poster advertising The Jew and France exhibition opening at the Musée des Beaux-Arts in 1941 in Nancy, France, sponsored by the Vichy government, with funding provided by the German embassy. The event was organized by the German embassy through the Institute for the Study of the Jewish Question, in order to educate the French public on how to recognize a Jew from physical traits. It also had exhibits on topics such as Jewish perversions in the movies, the threat of Jewish influence throughout Europe, and Jewish caricatures.

Artwork Title
Exposition Le Juif et la France
Alternate Title
Exhibition: The Jew and France
Date
1941  (publication/distribution)
Geography
publication : Musee des Beaux-Arts; Nancy (France)
Language
French
Classification
Posters
Credit Line
United States Holocaust Memorial Museum Collection, Gift of Gary and Nina Wexler
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Record last modified: 2018-01-26 10:24:29
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