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Spivak Painting Information and Photographs, 1998

 File
Identifier: B250.03.0005.0002

Overview

Haim David Spivak painted "The Ten Commandments" as a mural in the BMH synagogue in 1927. There are photographs of the Spivak family and the painting before it was given to the AMC Cancer Research Center. There is also an appraisal of the painting.

Dates

  • 1998

Creator

Extent

From the File: .25 Linear Feet (Three folders with information on David Spivak, his son Daniel, and their art.) : half legal document box

Scope and Contents

From the Collection: The collection materials include biographical information on Dr. Charles and Jennie Spivak, a family tree chart, a Yiddish dictionary written by Dr. C. D. Spivak and Soloman Bloomgarden (Yehoash), correspondence and articles written by Charles Spivak. The collection also includes memorials to Charles Spivak, including the special memorial issue of the JCRS publication, "The Sanatorium." The collection also contains art by H. David Spivak, son of Charles and Jennie Spivak, including an oil painting, "The Ten Commandments" and note cards drawn by Daniel Spivak.

Repository Details

Part of the Special Collections and Archives Repository

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