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Arthur Szyk print of a Jewish soldier with scenes of Jewish persecution

Object | Accession Number: 2016.242.5

Print of an Arthur Szyk drawing of a vengeful Jewish soldier posing behind murdered or imprisoned Jews, including a dying rabbi holding a Torah scroll, a mother holding her murdered child, and a man holding out his manacled hands. It is one of a set of four lithographs of Szyk drawings reproduced and distributed by the Emergency Committee to Save the Jewish People of Europe, Inc. The committtee was formed in July 1943 and Szyk was one of the original members of the executive board.

Date
1944  (publication/distribution)
Classification
Art
Category
Prints
Credit Line
United States Holocaust Memorial Museum Collection, Gift of Richard Tesler
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Record last modified: 2018-02-05 12:28:54
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