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The Holocaust

George Segal (American, 1924-2000)

The Holocaust, 1982

  • Plaster, wood, and wire
  • Dimensions variable
  • The Jewish Museum, New York
  • Purchase: Dorot Foundation Gift, 1985-176a-l
  • Art © The George and Helen Segal Foundation/Licensed by VAGA, New York, NY

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The Holocaust


The Holocaust



Baigell, Matthew. "Segal's Holocaust Memorial." Art in America 71, no. 6 (summer 1983):134-36.

Berger, Maurice, and Joan Rosenbaum. Masterworks of The Jewish Museum. New York: The Jewish Museum, 2004, pp.70-71.

Hunter, Sam, and Don Hawthorne. George Segal. New York: Rizzoli, 1984.

Livingstone, Marco. George Segal Retrospective: Sculptures, Paintings, Drawings. Montreal: Montreal Museum of Fine Arts, 1997.

Tuchman, Phyllis. George Segal. New York: Abbeville, 1983.

Young, James E., ed. The Art of Memory: Holocaust Memorials in History. New York: The Jewish Museum; Munich: Prestel, 1994.

George and Helen Segal Foundation

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