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19th century US caricature contrasting the noses of two Jewish women

Object | Accession Number: 2016.184.459

Cartoon, Namhafte Nasen [Renowned Noses] comparing two women, Lea and Ester, with very large, curved noses. The drawing was for Puck, America's first humor magazine, published in New York in both English and German language versions. This print is one of more than 900 items in the Katz Ehrenthal Collection of antisemitic visual materials.

Artwork Title
Namhafte Nasen
Alternate Title
Renowned Noses
Date
1882  (creation)
Geography
publication : Puck (German edition); New York (N.Y.)
Language
German
Classification
Art
Category
Prints
Credit Line
United States Holocaust Memorial Museum Collection, Gift of the Katz Family
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Record last modified: 2018-01-11 14:25:43
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