Making an Entrance: Jewish Artists in 19th-Century Europe

September 11, 2013-August 31, 2014

Location: Della and Fred S.Worms OBE Gallery

Artist: Moritz Daniel Oppenheim , Isidor 
Kaufmann, Maurycy Gottlieb, Isaac Ilyich Levitan, and Mark Antokolski.

Curator: Shlomit Steinberg

Media: painting, drawings, prints and sculpture

The first Jewish artists – painters and sculptors born and active in the 19th century – sought to reconcile their Jewish values with classical themes in art, including nudity and Christian motifs.
This exhibition features works by such artists as Moritz Daniel Oppenheim , Isidor
Kaufmann, Maurycy Gottlieb, Isaac Ilyich Levitan, and Mark Antokolski.