Mahjong game

Loan Elisabeth Buxbaum1940

Jewish Museum Vienna

Jewish Museum Vienna
Vienna, Austria

In 1939 Shanghai was one of the last possible refuges for around 10,000 Austrian Jews. Oscar Rosenzweig was one of the Shanghai exiles. He returned to Vienna from exile in 1947, bringing this Chinese game with him.


  • Title: Mahjong game
  • Creator: Loan Elisabeth Buxbaum
  • Date Created: 1940
  • Location Created: China
  • Rights: Elisabeth Buxbaum / Foto: David Peters

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