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Cartoon of a Jewish peddler with an overly large nose selling false faces at Christmas

Object | Accession Number: 2016.184.529

Color lithograph of a cartoon, Do you want a false face, Willie?, of a young boy with his mother pointing at the colorful masks being sold by a Jewish peddler on a city street filled with holiday shoppers. The drawing was done by A.S. Daggy, 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
Do you want a false face, Willie?
Date
1894  (publication/distribution)
Geography
publication : New York (N.Y.)
Language
English
Classification
Art
Category
Prints
Credit Line
United States Holocaust Memorial Museum Collection, Gift of the Katz Family
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Record last modified: 2018-11-01 17:46:09
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