Idealized perspective rendering of a lane flanked by colorful shops on one side and a tree-lined park on the other. People are strolling along the street. Titled and dated at the lower right.


  • Title: New Lane, Theresienstadt
  • Creator: Fabian, Fritz
  • Date Created: 1944
  • Repository: Leo Baeck Institute at the Center for Jewish History
  • Physical Dimensions: w27.6 x h20.7 cm
  • Artist Biography: Fritz Fabian was born in 1877 in Berlin. Fabian was an architect, who was deported to Theresienstadt in Czechoslovakia. After the war, he married Lilli Lehmann in Switzerland in 1947. In 1957, Lilly and Fritz regained German citizenship. He died in 1967 in Switzerland.
  • Acquisition Source: Fritz Fabian, Locarno, 1962.
  • Type: Watercolor
  • Rights: This material may be used for personal, research, and educational purposes only. Any other use without prior authorization is prohibited. Please contact LBI librarians at lbaeck@lbi.cjh.org for further information.
  • External Link: LBI Art Collection, Center for Jewish History
  • Medium: Pencil and watercolor on paper

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