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Bronze bust of a bourgeois Jewish businessman

Object | Accession Number: 2016.184.136

Bronze bust with a caricatured depiction of a Jewish man in a suit, labelled Herr V. Mayer, with exaggerated Jewish facial features. This bust is one of the more than 900 items in the Katz Ehrenthal Collection of antisemitic artifacts and visual materials.

Artwork Title
Herr V. Mayer
Date
approximately 1801-1900  (creation)
Geography
manufacture : Germany?
Classification
Art
Category
Sculpture
Object Type
Busts (lcsh)
Credit Line
United States Holocaust Memorial Museum Collection, Gift of the Katz Family
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Record last modified: 2018-10-24 14:08:13
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