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Watercolor

Object | Accession Number: 1991.246.3

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    Overview

    Brief Narrative
    Watercolor created by Oscar Liedel.
    Artwork Title
    Le Cabares des Trois Cercueils
    Credit Line
    United States Holocaust Memorial Museum Collection, Gift of the Severin Wunderman Family
    Signature
    lower right O. Liedel
    Contributor
    Artist: Oscar Liedel

    Physical Details

    Classification
    Art
    Category
    Paintings
    Physical Description
    Depicted are figures representing death draped in white and a Nazi officer drinking together in a tavern. A quotation from the Belgian poet Emile Verhaeren appears at lower border, La Mort est Saoule Au Cabaret des Trois Cercueils. Framed in a 1" walnut mould enclosing silk mat and glazing. On brown wove paper.
    Dimensions
    overall: Height: 19.250 inches (48.895 cm) | Width: 13.110 inches (33.299 cm)
    Materials
    overall : wove paper, wood, watercolor, gouache

    Rights & Restrictions

    Conditions on Access
    No restrictions on access
    Conditions on Use
    No restrictions on use

    Administrative Notes

    Provenance
    The watercolor painting was donated to the United States Holocaust Memorial Museum in 1991 by the Severin Wunderman Family.
    Record last modified:
    2022-07-28 18:21:43
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