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Preußen. Versuch einer Bilanz. Eine Ausstellung der Berliner Festspiele GmbH. 15. August–15. November 1981, Gropius-Bau (ehemaliges Kunstgewerbemuseum) Berlin. Ausstellungsführer

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Translated title Prussia. Trial of an End Result. An Exhibition of the Berliner Festspiele GmbH. 15th August–15th November 1981, Gropius-Bau (former Museum of Applied Arts), Berlin. Exhibition Guide
Author

Winfried Ranke.

Editor

Gottfried Korff.

Imprint

Berlin, Germany, 1981. 611 pp., illustrated, 19 × 12.5 cm. German.

ISBN

3499340011

Location

Martin-Gropius-Bau (15 August–15 November 1981)

Description

A monumental exhibition about the history of Prussia, comprised of more than 2000 objects displayed in thirty rooms. Room 13 “Bevölkerungspolitik und Minoritätenschutz” [Population Policy and Minority Protection] included 29 exhibits related to Prussian Jewry, antisemitism, and individual Jewish personalities, especially Moses Mendelssohn (pp. 232–238, cat. nos. 13/21–13/49). The introductory essay to this section, “Toleranz aus Notwendigkeit” [Tolerance out of Necessity], discusses the position of Jews, Hugenots and Protestants. More than 2000 items.

main keywords

HISOTRICAL DOCUMENTSPRUSSIA

minor keywords

Antisemitic images/objectsBerlinDrawings/SketchesMendelssohn, MosesPaintings, Jewish figuresPortraitsPrints, Jewish figures

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