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Friday Evening

Isidor Kaufmann (Austrian, b. Hungary, 1853-1921)

Friday Evening, c. 1920

  • Oil on canvas
  • 28 5/8 x 35 7/8 in. (72.7 x 91.1 cm)
  • The Jewish Museum, New York
  • Gift of Mr. and Mrs. M. R. Schweitzer, JM 4-63

Not on view



Friday Evening


Friday Evening



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Dresner, Samuel. The Sabbath. New York: United Synagogue of America, 1970.

Elkins, Dov Peretz, ed. A Shabbat Reader: Universe of Cosmic Joy. New York: Union of American Hebrew Congregations, 1999.

Goodman, Susan Tumarkin, ed. The Emergence of Jewish Artists in Nineteenth-Century Europe. Exh. cat. New York: The Jewish Museum, 2001.

Heschel, Abraham Joshua. The Sabbath: Its Meaning for Modern Man. New York: Noonday Press, 1996.

Natter, G. Tobias, ed. Isidor Kaufmann, 1853-1921. Vienna: Jewish Museum of Vienna, 1995.

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