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Pastel of a kneeling ballerina

Object | Accession Number: 2002.262.2

Multi-colored pastel by Leon Taregt depicting an abstract image of a female dancer kneeling down, leaning backward, and extending one arm upward and one arm downward against a reddish-brown background. The pastel is of a French post-war ballet about the Holocaust.

Artwork Title
La jeune fille
Collection Subtitle
je lamente dans le camp de concentration
Date
1949-1951
Classification
Art
Category
Drawings
Object Type
Pastel drawing (lcsh)
Credit Line
United States Holocaust Memorial Museum Collection, Gift of Howard Zar
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Record last modified: 2018-10-24 14:06:21
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