Advanced Search

Learn About The Holocaust

Special Collections

My Saved Research

Login

Register

Help

Skip to main content

Print depiction of townspeople and soldiers attacking Jews

Object | Accession Number: 2016.184.545

Contemporary etching of the "Hep-Hep Riot" in Frankfurt am Main, Germany, in fall 1819 by Johann Voltz. Hep hep was a Jew-baiting chant used to incite the mob. The riots started in Wurzburg, and spread throughout the German Confedration. This print is one of more than 900 items in the Katz Ehrenthal Collection of antisemitic visual materials.

Artwork Title
Hepp! Hepp!
Date
approximately 1819  (publication/distribution)
Geography
publication : Germany
depiction : Hep-Hep Riot; Frankfurt am Main (Germany)
Classification
Art
Category
Prints
Object Type
Prints (lcsh)
Credit Line
United States Holocaust Memorial Museum Collection, Gift of the Katz Family
Expand all
 
Record last modified: 2018-03-30 08:55:20
This page: https://collections.ushmm.org/search/catalog/irn544962