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David Olère (1902-1985)
“The Gold Smelters at Birkenau Paul Katz and Francichek Tchek, Murdered at the End of 1944”
Paris, France 1945

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 © Beit Lohamei Haghetaot

India ink and wash on paper, 24 x 32cm

Permanent loan

Signed and dated lower right: D. Olère, 1945 Inscription (in French) upper right: Les fondeurs d'or à Birkenau Paul Katz France et Francichek Tchek assasinés fin 44 (The Gold Smelters at Birkenau Paul Katz and Francichek Tchek, murdered at the End of 1944)

© Beit Lohamei Haghetaot, Museum Number 2665.
Courtesy of the Serge and Beate Klarsfeld Foundation, Paris-New York