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November 5, 2010

Artwork done by the prisoners in the concentration camps

Filed under: Buchenwald, Dachau, Holocaust — Tags: , — furtherglory @ 11:51 am

Adolf Hitler was an amateur artist and he loved artwork of all kinds, except “degenerate art” (entartete Kunst) which was his name for the kind of art favored by some of the Jewish artists in Germany.  The prisoners in the concentration camps were allowed to do artwork in the concentration camps, although not entartete Kunst.   (more…)