Charles AISEN

Poland 1900 – Australia 1991

  • Australia 1926

Kosher meat c.1984 Place made: Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Materials & Technique: sculptures, fibre-tipped pen on paper, enamel, synthetic polymer paint , on soldered tin

Primary Insc: signed reverse support u.r., SPP "c.a."
Secondary Insc: incribed (x4) fibre tipped pen on paper c.l. - c,r. "KOSHER/MEAT" inscribed l.,c. fibre tipped pen on paper "Jan 21st 1941 IRONGUARD MADE A POGROM IN BUCHAREST/ROMANIA, 120 JEWS WERE KILLED THEIR BODIES HANGED/ON MEATHOOKS AT THE ABATTOIRS WITH LABELS WORDING/"KOSHER MEAT"
Dimensions: 40.0 h x 32.3 w x 7.3 d cm
Acknowledgement: Gift of the artist 1989
Accession No: NGA 89.1296