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Through the Eye of the Needle:
Fabric of Survival

 

The Fabric Art of Esther Nisenthal Krinitz

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NAZIS ARRIVE IN MNISZEK

"September 1939. My friends and I run to see the first Nazis entering our village, Mniszek. They stopped in front of my grandparents' house, where one got off his horse to rough up my grandfather and cut his beard as my grandmother screamed."
 


                                              Embroidery and fabric collage, 1993.
                                                                                     54"W x 41"H.

Gallery narration by Esther's daughters.

     

Nazis Arrive in Mniszek.

 

 

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