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Holocaust survivors

 Subject
Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
Scope Note: Bio/Hist: Here are entered works on persons who survived the Holocaust of 1939-1945, with emphasis on their lives since 1945. Works on persons who died during the Holocaust of 1939-1945 are entered under Holocaust victims. Works consisting of personal accounts of the Jewish Holocaust are entered under Holocaust, Jewish (1939-1945)--Personal narratives.

Found in 27 Collections and/or Records:

Anny Coury, 2005

 Item — Object B398.01.00008: Series B398.01 [U186023282427]
Identifier: B398.01.00008
Overview Framed drawing of Anny Coury by artist Deborah Howard. Drawing is full color with red, orange, and yellow abackground. Anny Coury is looking towards the viewer.

Ava Kadishson Schieber, 2005

 Item — Object B398.01.00013: Series B398.01 [U186023282477]
Identifier: B398.01.00013
Overview Framed drawing of Ava Kadishson Schieber by artist Deborah Howard. Drawing is in full color and wears a green turtleneck shirt. Ava Kadishson Schieber is looking towards the viewer.

"Cellar of Hope", circa 2008

 Item
Identifier: B398.01.00028
Overview Encaustic painting on canvas in reds, oranges, golds, blues and purples surrounded by an ash wood frame. Canvas has image of Susan Bendor, image is a photocopy of Deborah Howard’s print, B398.01.00016. Wax makes surface 3-dimensional and has mold of a lightbulb that hangs over Susan. Designs behind wax surface look like wallpaper with a curtain across the top.

David Shichor, 2006

 Item — Object B398.01.00020: Series B398.01 [U186023282540]
Identifier: B398.01.00020
Overview Framed drawing of David Schichor by artist Deborah Howard. Drawing is in black and white, he wears a patterned collared shirt and glasses. David Schichor is looking towards the viewer.

Deborah Howard's Holocaust Portraits and Papers

 Collection
Identifier: B398
Overview Deborah Howard is an Associate Professor and Head of Painting Program at the University of Denver. After a discussion on racial stereotypes and aging in a Figure Painting course Howard was teaching, she began to develop her Portraits of Child Holocaust Survivors project and settled on drawing as the media for the project. Howard has drawn and painted twenty-five people who escaped, hid or survived concentration camps during the Jewish Holocaust of WWII. Four portraits from the project are in...

Don Altman, 2003

 Item — Object B398.01.00004: Series B398.01 [U186023282320]
Identifier: B398.01.00004
Overview Framed drawing of Don Altman by artist Deborah Howard. Drawing is largely black and white with bits of red on the rim of his glasses. Don Altman is looking slightly over his right shoulder towards the viewer.

Esther Wasserman, 2003

 Item — Object B398.01.00005: Series B398.01 [U186023282338]
Identifier: B398.01.00005
Overview Framed drawing of Esther Wasserman by artist Deborah Howard. Drawing is black and white with red and orange highlights in her hair. Esther Wasserman is turned slightly to the left and looking towards the viewer.

Harry Lopas, 2003

 Item — Object B398.01.00001: Series B398.01 [U186023282299]
Identifier: B398.01.00001
Overview Framed drawing of Harry Lopas by artist Deborah Howard. Drawing is largely black and white with yellow accents. Harry is looking off in the distance.

Imre Frankovitz, 2004

 Item — Object B398.01.00011: Series B398.01 [U186023282451]
Identifier: B398.01.00011
Overview Framed drawing of Imre Frankovitz by artist Deborah Howard. Background colors of blue, green, orange and red; Imre wears a blue plaid shirt. Imre Frankovitz is looking towards the viewer.

Jack Adler, 2004

 Item — Object B398.01.00012: Series B398.01 [U186023282469]
Identifier: B398.01.00012
Overview Framed drawing of Jack Adler by artist Deborah Howard. Drawing is full color with blue/green and orange/red background, Jack wears a light blue shirt. Jack Adler is looking towards the viewer.