Jews Fleeing War

Jews Fleeing War

Bernece Berkman

1939
Oil on canvas
39 ½ x 29 ½ in.
Signed and dated lower right

SUBJECTS

immigration, Jewish subject, landscape, portraits

EXHIBITED

2004, Engaging with the Present: The Contribution of the American Jewish Artists Club to Modern Art in Chicago 1928–2004, Spertus Museum, Chicago

2008, Convergence: Jewish and African American Artists in Depression-era Chicago, Oakton Community College, Des Plaines, IL

2013, They Seek a City: Chicago and the Art of Migration, 1900–1950, The Art Institute of Chicago, March 1–June 2, 2013