Soutine was illustrating the way in which death could reach for and resemble the guise of life.
Heirs to an Austrian performer who died in Dachau saw that the paintings were up for sale in New York in 2015.
An oil portrait believed to have been painted by Nazi dictator Adolf Hitler of a little-known former lover will go under the hammer.
The couple sold their art collection under duress in 1938 in order to escape Germany for the United States.
The owners of these 31 paintings have yet to be determined.
American Jews, even Hasidim, have lost their connection to the East European Jewish folk art tradition.
Geller-Geld’s photographs illuminate scenes from Leonard Bernstein’s concerts to Jews praying near Auschwitz.
According to the Bible, a Jewish child born of a forbidden sexual relationship is forbidden from marrying other Jews. For ten generations.
Researchers in Germany have identified another painting in the “Gurlitt Collection” as having been stolen by the Nazis.
Over 130 years later, Madame X looks better than ever.