Watercolour painting by Yidel Podeswa , titled “Early times in the War (burning Synagogue)”, depicting the scenes of urban fires during the outbreak of World War II. Part of a series of miniatures created by the artist immediately after the War.

     

Early times in the War (burning Synagogue), 1945, 5 x 7 inches, watercolour on paper, Yidel Podeswa

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