Mary Silverman, Pictures of Emigration / Bider der Emigration
Mary Silverman, Bider der Emigration, Mary Silverman
born in Vienna / geboren 1925 in Wien, Emigration 1938 Tschechien, London, 1940 New York
interview: 78 min, 7/9/2008 - 15 images, 24 x 32 inches (51 x 82 cm)
60 min long view from the window of Silverman's early childhood home in Vienna which happens to be today the hotel Regina - where I stayed for one night.
SOME OF THE WORKS WAS CONFISCATED BY HITLER (Rubens) AND WAS SUPPOSED TO BE PART OF HIS LINZ 'FUEHRER MUSUEM. IT WAS FEATURED IN THE BOOK ABOUT HITLERS MUSEUMS-PLANS. MOST OF THE WORKS WAS RESTITUTED TO THE FAMILY BY AUSTRIA.
below: see property of the family on the auction block.
see number: 212: porcelan set (seen in video) was being auctioned off in Vienna in 1939 by the Nazi with the help of a famous still existing auction house