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Albert Dov Sigal collection

Collection
Collection Summary
The collection consists of artwork created by Albert Dov Sigal, some relating to his experiences in a British detention camp in Cyprus in 1948 and others on biblical themes or Jewish culture and his life in Israel.
Provenance
The collection was donated to the United States Holocaust Memorial Museum in 1992 by Rose Sigal Ibsen, the widow of Albert Dov Sigal.
Date
1948-1959
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Albert Dov Sigal watercolor sketch of a boy in tallit and tefillin receiving religious instruction with a rough pencil sketch on the reverse

Object | Accession Number: 1992.113.1

Geography
creation: Israel
Date
creation:  1948-1958
Albert Dov Sigal watercolor sketch of a boy in tallit and tefillin receiving religious instruction with a rough pencil sketch on the reverse



Albert Dov Sigal woodcut richly colored in white and golden browns featuring a woman in a heavy white robe presenting gifts to a king

Object | Accession Number: 1992.113.4

Geography
creation: New York (N.Y.)
Date
creation:  1964
Albert Dov Sigal woodcut richly colored in white and golden browns featuring a woman in a heavy white robe presenting gifts to a king


Albert Dov Sigal watercolor of a giant man with a shield, sword, and spear threatening an unarmed youth

Object | Accession Number: 1992.113.6

Geography
creation: Israel
Date
creation:  1948-1958
Albert Dov Sigal watercolor of a giant man with a shield, sword, and spear threatening an unarmed youth


Albert Dov Sigal watercolor sketch of a woman in a headdress and gown attended by servants offering gifts to a king with a scepter

Object | Accession Number: 1992.113.8

Geography
creation: Israel
Date
creation:  1948-1958
Albert Dov Sigal watercolor sketch of a woman in a headdress and gown attended by servants offering gifts to a king with a scepter

Albert Dov Sigal boldly colored watercolor sketch of a seated king gazing in sorrow at a couple standing before him

Object | Accession Number: 1992.113.9

Geography
creation: Israel
Date
creation:  1948-1958
Albert Dov Sigal boldly colored watercolor sketch of a seated king gazing in sorrow at a couple standing before him

Albert Dov Sigal unfinished watercolor sketch of a king in red robes seated on his throne in an ornately decorated and colored interior

Object | Accession Number: 1992.113.10

Geography
creation: Israel
Date
creation:  1948-1958
Albert Dov Sigal unfinished watercolor sketch of a king in red robes seated on his throne in an ornately decorated and colored interior


Albert Dov Sigal watercolor sketch of a bearded man leading one group of people through a parted sea while others float away

Object | Accession Number: 1992.113.12

Geography
creation: Israel
Date
creation:  1948-1958
Albert Dov Sigal watercolor sketch of a bearded man leading one group of people through a parted sea while others float away


Albert Dov Sigal muted watercolor painting of a young woman, holding an infant, walking with her family on a seaside road based upon his arrival in Palestine

Object | Accession Number: 1992.113.14

Geography
depiction: Palestine
creation: Israel
Date
depiction:  1948 February 22
creation:  1948-1958
Albert Dov Sigal muted watercolor painting of a young woman, holding an infant, walking with her family on a seaside road based upon his arrival in Palestine

Albert Dov Sigal small red and green colored etching of a couple standing with heads touching next to a seated dejected man with a crown

Object | Accession Number: 1992.113.15

Geography
creation: Israel
Date
creation:  1948-1958
Albert Dov Sigal small red and green colored etching of a couple standing with heads touching next to a seated dejected man with a crown

Albert Dov Sigal gouache painting of a yeshiva class with a teacher preparing to punish 1 terrified boy with a comically long belt as 3 watch

Object | Accession Number: 1992.113.16

Geography
creation: Israel
Date
creation:  1948-1958
Albert Dov Sigal gouache painting of a yeshiva class with a teacher preparing to punish 1 terrified boy with a comically long belt as 3 watch
 
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