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Jewish artists

 Subject
Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 22 Collections and/or Records:

Incidents of Travel and Adventures in the Far West, 1857

 Item
Identifier: B388.01.0001.00001
Abstract Memoir by Solomon Nunez Carvalho about his five-month journey on an expedition west over the Rocky Mountains with Colonel John C. Fremont.
Dates: Publication: 1857

Incidents of Travel and Adventures in the Far West by Carvalho

 Collection
Identifier: B388
Abstract Memoir by Solomon Nunez Carvalho about his five-month journey on an expedition west over the Rocky Mountains with Colonel John C. Fremont.
Dates: Publication: 1857

Isaac Solomon Synagogue Cards, 2001-2007

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Identifier: B250.03.0005.0003
Abstract Painting by Dan Spivak, grandson of Dr. Spivak, used on invitations and note cards of the JCRS Isaac Solomon Historic Synagogue Foundation.
Dates: 2001-2007

Kagan Family Papers

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Identifier: B187
Abstract Alexander Kagan was born in Paris, France in 1906 to Russian parents. At the age of 14, Alexander began work as a fabric and jewelry designer. He came to the United States in 1922 with his mother Chana (Anna) and his brother Haim Persah (Paul). He worked as a fabric designer in New York and in 1930 he became a US citizen. In 1942, he enlisted in the Army Air Corps and was stationed in Pueblo, Colorado. He graduated from the University of Denver in 1954 and died in the Denver area in 1994....
Dates: 1895-1980

Notecards and Artwork, 2001, 2007

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Identifier: B353.05.0001.0036
Abstract Notecards and pictures featuring the synagogue based on paintings by Larry Kresek and Dan Spivak.
Dates: Majority of material found within 2001, 2007

Plaster Cast of Suitcase, 2013

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Identifier: B398.01.0034.00002
Abstract Multi-piece artwork consisting of an encaustic painting on canvas, pair of shoes and wood shelf for shoes, and Painted plaster cast of a portion of a suitcase. Canvas has floral patterned wallpaper with large red flowers, covered with wax. Canvas is surrounded by ash wood frame. Wax makes surface 3-dimensional.
Dates: 2013

POC/Pénson, Boris, 1968-1978

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Identifier: B093.01.0004.0032
Abstract Materials related to Boris Pénson. Known for poster art, he and his family moved to Riga, Latvia, in 1950 where he graduated from an art school. In 1967 he decided to emigrate to Israel but was refused a visa. After endless requests and refusals, he joined the Dymshits group which planned the hijacking of an aircraft to escape from the Soviet Union. In June 1970, together with other members of the group, he was arrested by the KGB at the Smolny airport. In December 1970, at the "First...
Dates: 1968-1978

Spivak Family Papers and Art

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Identifier: B250
Abstract Dr. Charles Spivak was born in Russia in 1861 and died in Denver, Colorado in 1927. He arrived in New York City in 1882 and graduated from Jefferson Medical College in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. In 1893, Charles Spivak married Jennie Charsky. Because of Jennie's poor health the Spivaks moved to Denver in 1896. Dr. Spivak was a co-founder of the Jewish Consumptives' Relief Society (JCRS) and was the executive secretary from 1904 until 1927. Hayem David Spivak, son of Dr. Charles and Jennie...
Dates: 1861-2010

Spivak Painting Information and Photographs, 1998

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Identifier: B250.03.0005.0002
Abstract 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

Temple Shalom (Colorado Springs, CO.), 1980-2013

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Identifier: B115.01.0001.0006
Abstract (Temple) Shalom- (The Temple of) Peace
Dates: 1980-2013