Monthly Archives: October 2010

Old Jewish Cemetery in Czernowitz

Menorah, Vol. 9 (1927), pp. 503-504, Dr. Max Diamant: Der alte jüdische Friedhof in Czernowitz. Click here for the full article. Artibus et Historiae, Vol. 9, No. 17 (1988), pp. 127-135, Moshe Barasch: Reflections on Tombstones: Childhood Memories. Click here … Continue reading

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Gueboiren of Tzu Kvetchen

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Like Shells on a Shore

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Moshe Barasch: Wunderkind & Art Historian

Begger – Moshe Barasch (Czernowitz 1920 – 2004 Jerusalem) Barasch was born to Menachem and Gusta Barasch and grew up in Czernowitz. […] His father was a Zionist who introduced his son to the tradition of Haskala, the Jewish Enlightenment. The … Continue reading

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Czernowitz Art Gallery

Elderly Jew – Arthur Kolnik (Ivano-Frankivsk 1890 – 1972 Paris) Solomon Lerner (Kiev 1890 – 1963 Israel) Paris Scene with Nude – Bernard Reder (Czernowitz 1897 – 1963 New York) Self Portrait – George Löwendal (Saint Petersburg 1897 – 1964 … Continue reading

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Dos Yidishe Shtolz

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Yiddish joke.

Overhearing  a jewish parvenu couple in old time America .    Speaking strictly “only” English :    ” Moses, ken ich mich shoin dressn oder willsti mich noch usen ?”   Hardy

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