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[Postcard from Vishniac in Poland to his daughter Mara in Berlin describing the interior of an old synagogue]

Date ca. 1935–38
Location Poland
Dimensions Image (paper): 3 1/4 x 5 1/4 in. (8.3 x 13.3 cm)
Print medium Print-Lithograph

“I am in a very small town and it is quiet here. I arrived very early and already went to the synagogue at 7:30 am. Strangely enough, it is beautifully painted inside with views of holy places. I took pictures of a 300-year-old lamp and a 200-year-old chair.”


© Mara Vishniac Kohn

Credit line

Gift of Mara Vishniac Kohn, 2013

Feedback Accession No. mvk.e.127.2011