Fred RAPPAPORT - Getto Warsaw, Holocaust,1943

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Type of Artwork Original artwork
Title Getto Warsaw, Holocaust,1943
Year 1943
Category Drawing-Watercolor
Medium Ink
Signature lower right
Size of the artwork
23.23 x 36.22 in
59 x 92 cm
Overall Framed Size
27.56 x 40.94 in
70 x 104 cm
Certificate issued by gallery
Invoice issued by gallery
Condition good condition
Observations

Extremely rare work dated 1943, mixed media: ink ,woodcut and white gouache. by the Austrian/American artist.

signed on the paspartu and inscribed, total size 70 x 104 cm.

Fred Rappaport (1912 - 1989)
 
Listed Chicago Jewish Modernist and one of the finest woodcut artists in America.
 
Born in Vienna, Austria in 1912, he was a well known painter and printmaker. 




Fred Rappaport was born in Vienna, Austria in 1912. He graduated from the Akadamie der Bildenden Kunste and went on to study medicine at the University of Vienna. When the Nazi occupation of Austria began he was removed from the university along with all of his fellow Jewish students. Rappaport was fortunate to escape Nazi rule and fled to the United States and finally to Chicago where he continued his medical studies and began to study art. He documented his tale of tragedy and perseverance in his autobiography “Farewell to Vienna”.



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Seller status Professional
Price
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Contact the seller: Gilden's Arts UK

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