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Alfred Werner

Alfred Werner

Austrian Ideas & Hitler A Study in Austrian Intellectual History. by Robert A. Kann. Praeger. 367 pp., ill. $6.00. Vienna and the Young Hitler. by William A. Jenks. Columbia University Press....

A Jewish and Unique Art Wooden Synagogues. by Maria and Kazimierz Piechotka. Translated by Rulka Langer. With introductions by Stephen S. Kayser and Jan Zachwatowicz. Arkady (Warsaw). 219...

Art for the Synagogue Jewish Ceremonial Art. by Stephen S. Kayser and Guido Schoenberger. Jewish Publication Society of America. 189 pp. $3.00.   Among Jewish historians and theologians nowadays one...

Images of Sculpture Epstein. Photographs by Geoffrey Ireland. by Laurie Lee. André Deutsch (London). Distributed by New York Graphic Society. Unpaginated. $12.00.   Sir Jacob Epstein told me that he...

God and Modern Art Art in Crisis. by Hans Sedlmayr. Regnery. 266 pp., ill. $6.50.   Panel discussions in academic circles are rarely characterized by violent outbursts of emotion. But...

Alfred Werner here adds to his series of portraits of Jewish artists, both European and American. Painters previously discussed by him have been Yankel Adler,...

Two Jewish Artists Modigliani Et Son Oeuvre. by Arthur Pfannstiehl. La Bibliotheque des Arts (Paris). 191 pp., ill. $2.50. Modigliani. by Claude Roy. Skira. 136 pp., ill. $5.75. Ma Vie. by Marc Chagall. Librairie...

Art-Dealing The Rise of The House of Duveen By James Henry Duveen Alfred A. Knopf. 293 pp. 10 illustrations. $5.00.   In The decades of peace and great prosperity...

Jewish Art by Alfred Werner Jewish Ceremonial Art. Edited by Stephen S. Kayser. Foreword by Louis Finkelstein. The Jewish Publication Society of America. 168 pp. $3.00. There has...

Bitter Autobiography by Alfred Werner Epstein: An Autobiography. By Sir Jacob Epstein. E. P. Dutton. 294 pp., 95 illustrations. $6.00. To begin with, this is no real autobiography...

Jewish Life in Prints A Jewish Iconography. by Alfred Rubens. The Jewish Museum (London). 160 pp. 75 illustrations. $14.80.   It is a great pity that we have so little...

Is there Jewish Art? Modigliani, Chagall, Soutine, Pascin: Aspects of Expressionism. by Paolo D’Ancona. Translated by Lucia Krasnik. Edizione del Milione, Milan. 123 pp., illustrated. $13.50.   Labels are as...