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Embroidery

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Collection
MONTREAL HOLOCAUST MEMORIAL CENTRE (MHMC-01)
Description Level
Item
Material Format
object
Physical Description
Embroidery : woven, embroidered, sewn, machine, waxed : beige, blue, black, yellow, orange, silver
Archival / Genealogical
Archival Descriptions
  2 images  
Collection
MONTREAL HOLOCAUST MEMORIAL CENTRE (MHMC-01)
Description Level
Item
Material Format
object
Physical Description
Embroidery : woven, embroidered, sewn, machine, waxed : beige, blue, black, yellow, orange, silver
Other Title Information
Decorative Art
Date
1988
Creator
-
Physical Condition
Excellent
Language
English
Notes
A piece of embroidery backed on a waxed woven canvas. Embroidered blue wave border with text along each side (see inscription). In the middle is an embroidered image of a burning synagogue with a Star of David just below. The outside border is the woven canvas, with masking tape along the left, top and right edges. The bottom edge has been sewn.
Accession No.
2011X.217.01
Name Access
Lewis, Dolly and Mel
Places
Pompano Beach, United States of America, North America
Archival / Genealogical
Archival Descriptions
Repository
Montreal Holocaust Memorial Centre
Images
Less detail
Collection
MONTREAL HOLOCAUST MEMORIAL CENTRE (MHMC-01)
Description Level
Item
Material Format
object
Physical Description
Money box : Cast : Black, Grey ; Ht: 7 in. x W: 4,5 in.
Archival / Genealogical
Archival Descriptions
  2 images  
Collection
MONTREAL HOLOCAUST MEMORIAL CENTRE (MHMC-01)
Description Level
Item
Material Format
object
Physical Description
Money box : Cast : Black, Grey ; Ht: 7 in. x W: 4,5 in.
Other Title Information
Ceremonial Artifact
Date
[ca. 1890]
Creator
-
Physical Condition
Good
Language
Hebrew
Notes
Charity box shaped like a mug with handle and attached lid. Lid has two openings, one circular and one rectangular cut into it to receive money donations. Hebrew etching around the lid and dots on certain letters indicates it was made in 5651 (1890-1891). Narrative: Made by Eliezer Hauer in the town of Onod, Hungaryfor the local synagogue. It belonged to the synagoge at Onod until its destruction in 1944. It was buried, uncovered and given to a local Lutheran Minister who kept it safe until circa 1990 when it was given to Mrs. Esther Prager.
Accession No.
1999.11.04
Name Access
Prager, Esther
Places
Onod, Hungary, Europe
Archival / Genealogical
Archival Descriptions
Repository
Montreal Holocaust Memorial Centre
Images
Less detail
Collection
MONTREAL HOLOCAUST MEMORIAL CENTRE (MHMC-01)
Description Level
Item
Material Format
object
Physical Description
Sculpture : carved, painted, glued : brown, black, white ; Ht: 15 cm x W: 7,4 cm x De: 71 cm
Archival / Genealogical
Archival Descriptions
  2 images  
Collection
MONTREAL HOLOCAUST MEMORIAL CENTRE (MHMC-01)
Description Level
Item
Material Format
object
Physical Description
Sculpture : carved, painted, glued : brown, black, white ; Ht: 15 cm x W: 7,4 cm x De: 71 cm
Other Title Information
Original Art, Sculpture
Date
2003
Creator
-
Physical Condition
Good
Notes
10 brown painted figures, representing concentration camp prisoners, each two are holding a black tray; a larger figure, a Nazi camp guard, stands behind them holding a stick. The figures are glued onto a rectangular wood board.
Accession No.
2011X.188.01
Places
Montreal, Canada (North America)
Archival / Genealogical
Archival Descriptions
Repository
Montreal Holocaust Memorial Centre
Images
Less detail
Collection
MONTREAL HOLOCAUST MEMORIAL CENTRE (MHMC-01)
Description Level
Item
Material Format
object
Physical Description
Sculpture : wood, metal : carved, painted, chained, glued : brown, light, dark, silver, gold, white ; Ht: 11,8 cm x W: 8,4 cm x De: 62,2 cm
Archival / Genealogical
Archival Descriptions
  2 images  
Collection
MONTREAL HOLOCAUST MEMORIAL CENTRE (MHMC-01)
Description Level
Item
Material Format
object
Physical Description
Sculpture : wood, metal : carved, painted, chained, glued : brown, light, dark, silver, gold, white ; Ht: 11,8 cm x W: 8,4 cm x De: 62,2 cm
Other Title Information
Original Art, Sculpture
Date
2003
Creator
-
Physical Condition
Good
Notes
32 brown painted figures, representing concentration camp prisoners. The figures are positioned in a double straight line, with a metal bar running down the middle; each one is chained at the hands and then to the bar, a lock hangs from the bar at the front. The figures are glued onto a rectangular wood board.
Accession No.
2011X.188.02
Places
Montreal, Canada (North America)
Archival / Genealogical
Archival Descriptions
Repository
Montreal Holocaust Memorial Centre
Images
Less detail
Collection
MONTREAL HOLOCAUST MEMORIAL CENTRE (MHMC-01)
Description Level
Item
Material Format
object
Physical Description
Painting : paper : Watercolour; black ink : Brown, Green, White, Yellow, Red, Black, ; Ht: 5,75 in. x W: 6,75 in.
Archival / Genealogical
Archival Descriptions
  2 images  
Collection
MONTREAL HOLOCAUST MEMORIAL CENTRE (MHMC-01)
Description Level
Item
Material Format
object
Physical Description
Painting : paper : Watercolour; black ink : Brown, Green, White, Yellow, Red, Black, ; Ht: 5,75 in. x W: 6,75 in.
Other Title Information
Original Art, Painting
Date
April 1944
Creator
-
Physical Condition
Good
Notes
Painting of a house with two windows, and a chimney. In front of the house are two people, and a wagon. There are trees on either side of the house. Narrative: This colour painting was done in Terezin. Donor’s uncle, Leo Korty, gave it to her several years after the war. The painter did this painting while imprisoned in Terezin. Mr. Korty kept the painting with him during the death march.
Accession No.
2002.27.01
Name Access
Kavanova, Hana
Places
Terezin (Theresienstadt), Czech Republic, Europe
Archival / Genealogical
Archival Descriptions
Repository
Montreal Holocaust Memorial Centre
Images
Less detail

Terezin, Block L 100

https://www.cjhn.ca/en/permalink/cjhn60062
Collection
MONTREAL HOLOCAUST MEMORIAL CENTRE (MHMC-01)
Description Level
Item
Material Format
object
Physical Description
Watercolour : Painting : Watercolour : red, white, blue, green, yellow, black ; Ht: 8,25 in. x W: 6 in.
Archival / Genealogical
Archival Descriptions
  1 image  
Collection
MONTREAL HOLOCAUST MEMORIAL CENTRE (MHMC-01)
Description Level
Item
Material Format
object
Physical Description
Watercolour : Painting : Watercolour : red, white, blue, green, yellow, black ; Ht: 8,25 in. x W: 6 in.
Other Title Information
Original Art, Painting
Date
June 05, 1944
Creator
-
Physical Condition
Excellent
Notes
Framed, depicting a view from inside the Jewish quarter of block L100 and the overpass built for the German workers employed in the Sicherheitsdienst Archives (Security service), so that they may not have contact with the inmates.
Accession No.
2011X.62.04
Name Access
Novak, Georges
Places
Terezin (Theresienstadt), Czech Republic, Europe
Archival / Genealogical
Archival Descriptions
Repository
Montreal Holocaust Memorial Centre
Images
Less detail

Terezin vrchní brána

https://www.cjhn.ca/en/permalink/cjhn47651
Collection
MONTREAL HOLOCAUST MEMORIAL CENTRE (MHMC-01)
Description Level
Item
Material Format
object
Physical Description
Watercolour : paper : painted, cut, glued,screwed : watercolour : beige, grey, green, brown' blue, black
Archival / Genealogical
Archival Descriptions
  1 image  
Collection
MONTREAL HOLOCAUST MEMORIAL CENTRE (MHMC-01)
Description Level
Item
Material Format
object
Physical Description
Watercolour : paper : painted, cut, glued,screwed : watercolour : beige, grey, green, brown' blue, black
Other Title Information
Original Art, Painting
Date
August 28, 1943
Creator
-
Physical Condition
Excellent
Notes
Painting, depicting a view from inside a compound, of workers departing, from the main gate of Magdeburg (needs confirmation), to work in the fields; surrounded by a beige window mat. Housed in a wooden frame, with a white grain; glass glazing. The dust cover is pin-striped paper; screw eyes are found on each side, connected with metal wire.
Accession No.
2011X.62.05
Name Access
Novak, Georges
Places
Terezin (Theresienstadt), Czech Republic (Czechoslovakia), Europe
Archival / Genealogical
Archival Descriptions
Repository
Montreal Holocaust Memorial Centre
Images
Less detail

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