Ben Uri collection

Jewish Festivals (front cover)

Series: Jewish Festivals

Artist information

Name Jacob Bornfriend (1904-1976)

Born Zborov, Czechoslovakia (Ukraine)

Died London, England

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Object Details

Date 1957

Object type print

Medium lithograph on paper

Materials and techniques lithography (technique) paper (support)

Unframed 36 x 27 cm

Framed 54 x 46 cm

Acquisition gift from the artist

Accession number 1987-53viii

Display status not on display

Text from contents page: 'In 1957 the architect Eugene Rosenberg, who designed Jews' College, London, commissioned Bornfriend to paint a mural for the library of the college. He chose the Jewish festivals as the theme. This series is based on the ideas that Bornfriend dealt with in the mural.'


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