AUCTION 50 | Thursday, February 24th, 2011 at 1:00
Fine Judaica: Hebrew Printed Books, Manuscripts, Graphic & Ceremonial Art Including: The Alfonso Cassuto Collection of Iberian Art

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Lot 352


Exceptionally unusual plaster-of-Paris craft-work depicting on right-hand side a gruesome tableaux of the horrors of a Nazi death-camp showing the brutalities of a “selection” and corpses alongside crematoria. At center: The S.S. Exodus carrying “illegal” immigrants steaming toward left-hand side: The Land of Israel hemmed by British-patrolled barrier and depiction of Cyprus detention-camp adjacent. Captions in Hebrew and English. Signed lower right, J. Shubert (likely a Holocaust survivor). 21 x 32 inches (including frame)

Montreal, 1960.:

Est: $800 - $1,200