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Hermann Adler (1839-1911), Chief Rabbi
Sitter in 2 portraits
Hermann Adler, who succeeded his father as chief rabbi of the United Hebrew Congregations in 1891, was an inspirational preacher; but adoption of Anglican vestments and styling himself as 'the Very Reverend' made him unpopular with many Jews newly arrived from Europe.
Exhibitions and displays
- ‘The artist’s cause at heart’: M.H. Spielmann, Collector and Donor
Until 19 September