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Osias Hofstätter

Survivor of concentration camps in France and Switzerland. Advertisements

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David Olere, The Food of the Dead for the Living

Olère collects food, abandoned near the undressing rooms of crematorium III at Birkenau, so he can throw it over the fence to the prisoners at the women’s camp.

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David Olere, Gassing

The artist occasionally had to help empty out gas chambers of of the Nazis murdered victims.

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David Olere, (1902, Warsaw- 1985 US), Unable to Work

Holocaust survivor and artist who documented Auschwitz concentration camp.

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Kawase Hasui Night Scene at Miyajima 1947

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Eemil Karila, Seen/Unseen

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Henry Wuorila-Stenberg

Love this Finnish painter. Feels like a mix of German Expressionism with Hundertwasser and Francis Bacon and a bit of Chaim Soutine and Neo Rauch. Add together,mix, add black, and you have Wuorila-Stenberg.

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Leonora Carrington

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Pamela Colman Smith (1878-1951), from her Tarot Card series

Beautiful image which must have some recall of Japonica, Japanese art, especially for example, Hiroshige.  

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Ferenc Helbing (Hungary, 1870-1958), The Garden of Eden

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