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Aquatint of a Jewish peddler

Object | Accession Number: 2016.184.436

Colored engraving of a Jewish peddler or junk dealer created in 18th century Vienna. It was one of the illustrations included in the book, Der Kaufruf in Wien. 40 Wiener Typen nach dem Kupferstichwerk aus dem Jahre 1775, a visual survey of Viennese types. Other entries included other peddles and dealers of various items including beer, canvas, carpets, cheese, ink, milk, rosaries, as well as a day laborer, a laundress, and a straw cutter. This print is one of more than 900 items in the Katz Ehrenthal Collection of antisemitic visual materials.

Artwork Title
Trödeljud / Juif qui trafique
Date
1775  (creation)
Geography
publication : Vienna (Austria)
Language
French
German
Classification
Art
Category
Prints
Object Type
Portrait prints (tgm)
Credit Line
United States Holocaust Memorial Museum Collection, Gift of the Katz Family
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Record last modified: 2018-02-08 14:08:37
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