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Self portrait by George Byfield given to an Australian solicitor

Object | Accession Number: 2016.77.1 a-b

Self portrait by Gyorgy Beifeld (George Byfield) given as a gift to H.W. (Peter) Tebbutt, an Australian solicitor. Beifeld was deported from Budapest, Hungary, in March 1944 to Auschwitz concentration camp. He was later transferred to Dachau where he was liberated by American troops of the 7th Army on April 19, 1945.

Artwork Title
Self Portrait, Gyorgy Beifeld, 1945
Classification
Art
Category
Paintings
Object Type
Self-portraits (lcsh)
Credit Line
United States Holocaust Memorial Museum Collection, Gift of the Estate of H.W. (Peter) Tebbutt
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Record last modified: 2018-04-06 08:59:40
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