Tragedy of the Ghetto (Working Study for Monument to Six MIllion Jews)

  • William Zorach, Tragedy of the Ghetto (Working Study for Monument to Six MIllion Jews), ca. 1947, conte crayon on tracing paper, Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of Dahlov Ipcar and Tessim Zorach, 1968.154.430

Title
Tragedy of the Ghetto (Working Study for Monument to Six MIllion Jews)
Artist
Date
ca. 1947
On View
Not on view.
Dimensions
sheet: 23 3/4 x 18 3/4 in. (60.4 x 47.5 cm)
Credit Line

Smithsonian American Art Museum

Gift of Dahlov Ipcar and Tessim Zorach

Mediums Description
conte crayon on tracing paper
Classifications
Keywords
  • Figure group
  • Occupation – religion – nun
  • State of being – death
  • Cityscape – Poland – Warsaw
  • Monument – memorial
  • History – Poland – World War II
Object Number
1968.154.430
Palette
Linked Open Data
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