[Franz Rosenzweig's Death Mask]

http://libexh.library.vanderbilt.edu/impomeka/2015-exhibit/F213-Rozenzweig-05.jpg
Creation: 1929

Franz Rosenzweig died on December 9, 1929. In accordance with Jewish tradition, the body was placed on the floor with a candle next to it and was covered with a linen cloth. He was buried in a cemetery of the Frankfurt Jewish community, where his grave can still be seen.

Title

[Franz Rosenzweig's Death Mask]

Date

Creation: 1929

Description

Franz Rosenzweig died on December 9, 1929. In accordance with Jewish tradition, the body was placed on the floor with a candle next to it and was covered with a linen cloth. He was buried in a cemetery of the Frankfurt Jewish community, where his grave can still be seen.

Rights

Public Domain

Format

Black-and-white photographs

Source

Nahum N. Glatzer Collection, Box 6, Folder 37

Files

http://libexh.library.vanderbilt.edu/impomeka/2015-exhibit/F213-Rozenzweig-05.jpg

Citation

“[Franz Rosenzweig's Death Mask],” Gallery, accessed December 5, 2019, https://gallery.library.vanderbilt.edu/items/show/843.