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Lazarus, Max, 1892-1961


Max Lazarus was a German-Jewish artist who came to Denver in 1939.

Found in 4 Collections and/or Records:

Art Class at the Jewish Consumptives' Relief Society, circa 1942

Identifier: B063.03.0011.00050
Abstract An art class that is part of the rehabilitation program of the Jewish Consumptives' Relief Society (JCRS) meets for a session. Male patients sit on folding chairs in a half circle around a male model wearing a robe, pajamas, slippers and hat. Max Lazarus, a German-Jewish artist, is pictured second from the left. Twenty-three charcoal drawings hang on the walls. The JCRS was a sanatorium for tuberculosis patients that was founded in 1904 by a group of immigrant Jewish workingmen along with the...
Dates: circa 1942

Box 20 (Max Lazarus)

 File — Box: B230.03.0020
Identifier: B230.03.0020
Abstract Copies of photos and application to JCRS, CD containing images from the Max Lazarus exhibit opening, 2 copies of the published exhibit catalog and Ephemera with exhibit paintings. (Glass cleaner, memo pad and pen). Loan paperwork and corresppondence regarding the exhibit is also included.
Dates: 1976-2020

Box 24 (Max Lazarus), 2011

 File — Box: B297.02.0024
Identifier: B297.02.0024
Abstract Poster from Exhibit on: "Max Lazarus - Trier - St. Louis - Denver: The Jewish Fate of an Artist" that was held in the Denver Public Library from June 5 - August 23, 2011.
Dates: 2011

Civilizing the West: Early Colorado Jews in the Arts, 1865-1950, 2011

Identifier: B230.03.0023.00009
Abstract Brief biographies of Jewish artists, musicians, composers, and conductors in Colorado. Jewish influence on arts in Colorado.
Dates: 2011