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Jewish artists


35 People in artist grouping:

A selection of Jewish artists represented in the collection. See also the Jewish sitters group.

Frank Auerbach

Frank Auerbach

1931-
Painter
Sitter in 37 portraits | Artist of 5 portraits
No individual image available for this person

Tom Blau

1912-1984
Photographer
Artist associated with 82 portraits
David Bomberg

David Bomberg

1890-1957
Painter
Sitter in 5 portraits | Artist of 5 portraits
No individual image available for this person

Paul Drury

1903-1987
Artist and teacher of art
Artist of 2 portraits
No individual image available for this person

Georg Ehrlich

1897-1966
Artist
Artist of 2 portraits
Jacob Epstein

Jacob Epstein

1880-1959
Sculptor
Sitter in 71 portraits | Artist of 15 portraits
No individual image available for this person

Hans Feibusch

1898-1998
Artist
Artist of 2 portraits
Barnett Freedman

Barnett Freedman

1901-1958
Artist
Sitter in 1 portrait | Artist of 1 portrait
Lucian Freud

Lucian Freud

1922-2011
Artist
Sitter in 62 portraits | Artist of 5 portraits
Mark Gertler

Mark Gertler

1891-1939
Painter
Sitter in 99 portraits | Artist of 5 portraits
Gluck

Gluck

1895-1978
Painter
Sitter in 2 portraits | Artist of 2 portraits
No individual image available for this person

Stephen Goldblatt

1945-
Cinematographer
Artist associated with 1 portrait
Henryk Gotlib

Henryk Gotlib

1890-1966
Painter
Sitter in 2 portraits | Artist of 67 portraits
No individual image available for this person

Harlip

died 1983
Photographic Studios
Artist of 6 portraits
Josef Herman

Josef Herman

1911-2000
Painter
Sitter in 14 portraits | Artist of 2 portraits
James Jarché

James Jarché

1891-1965
Photographer
Sitter in 1 portrait | Artist associated with 50 portraits
R.B. Kitaj

R.B. Kitaj

1932-2007
Painter
Sitter in 6 portraits | Artist of 4 portraits
No individual image available for this person

William Klein

1928-
Photographer
Artist of 1 portrait
Leon Kossoff

Leon Kossoff

1926-2019
Painter and draughtsman
Sitter in 8 portraits | Artist of 1 portrait

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