Georg Heuberger, Anton Merk.
Frankfurt am Main, Germany, 1999. 413 pp., illustrations: 119 col., 257 b&w, 29 × 24 cm. German and English.
Jüdisches Museum Frankfurt (16 December 1999–2 April 2000)
The first comprehensive study of Oppenheim’s oeuvre. Monumental publication with eleven essays on Oppenheim’s artistic development (Anton Merk), his masterpiece The Return of the Volunteer (Norman Kleeblatt), relationship with the Rothschilds (Annette Weber), vision of modern Jewry (Andreas Gotzmann), illustrations of Stories from Jewish Family Life (Barbara C. Gilbert) and their reproductions on Hermann Junker’s postcard series (Shalom Sabar), etc. Seven-page biographical outline. Catalog of works in German only. Descriptive entries. 766 items.
CUSTOMS & CEREMONIES
Exhibition leaflet, 8 pp., 1 col. illus., 21 × 10.5 cm; Invitation to exhibition opening, 4 pp., 1 col., 10 b&w illus., 21 × 15 cm.