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Thumbnail of video. This Week in History: on September 26, 1832, Victorian painter Rebecca Solomon, one of the first Jewish women artists of note, was born. Steve Benson considers how differently she saw the world than her male contemporaries, and how that perspective shaped her art.
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Thumbnail of video. This Week in History: on September 26, 1832, Victorian painter Rebecca Solomon, one of the first Jewish women artists of note, was born. Steve Benson considers how differently she saw the world than her male contemporaries, and how that perspective shaped her art.

Steve Benson on the Birth of Rebecca Solomon

This Week in History: on September 26, 1832, Victorian painter Rebecca Solomon, one of the first Jewish women artists of note, was born. Steve Benson considers how differently she saw the world than her male contemporaries, and how that perspective shaped her art.
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This Week in History: on September 26, 1832, Victorian painter Rebecca Solomon, one of the first Jewish women artists of note, was born. Steve Benson considers how differently she saw the world than her male contemporaries, and how that perspective shaped her art.

Hedda Sterne Protests the “Monster National Exhibition.”

May 20, 1950
“I never thought in terms of a career, but I worked with tremendous urgency." - Artist Hedda Sterne

Hedda Sterne, January 1, 1950

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Abstract artist Hedda Sterne, January 1, 1950. 
Photograph by Gjon Mili, courtesy of LIFE Picture Collection/Getty Images.
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Abstract artist Hedda Sterne, January 1, 1950. 
Photograph by Gjon Mili, courtesy of LIFE Picture Collection/Getty Images.

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Pharaoh Notes the Importance of the Jewish People, by James Tissot, circa 1896-1902.

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The Creation of Eve on the Sistine Chapel ceiling by Michelangelo.

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Manzi Kestel-Bauer Painting

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Painting by Manzi (Malwine) Kestel-Bauer, a Hungarian painter active in Vienna and killed at Terezin.
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Painting by Manzi (Malwine) Kestel-Bauer, a Hungarian painter active in Vienna and killed at Terezin.

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