Moritz D. Oppenheim – Paintings of Jewish Family Life

Our second ‘Snapshot’ of German-Jewish History and Culture offers a brief introduction to the life and work of Moritz Oppenheim, painter of Jewish domestic scenes in 19th century Germany and Louis Lamm, the Berlin based publisher of Judaica and Hebraica, who published a beautiful gift edition of some of Oppenheim’s work.

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Gift edition of prints of Moritz Oppenheim’s paintings