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Penlee House Gallery & Museum

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Morrab Road
Penzance, Cornwall TR18 4HE United Kingdom
01736 363625 http://www.penleehouse.org.uk

Book Cover for. Albert Reuss in Mousehole, The Artist As Refugee, A talk by Susan Soyinka

February 2019

Albert Reuss in Mousehole

26 February - 25 April
Penlee House Gallery & Museum, Morrab Road
Penzance, Cornwall TR18 4HE United Kingdom
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Interior II (Stones and Wood), oil on canvas, 1971, by Albert Reuss Penlee House Museum and Gallery, Penzance, Cornwall The Artist as Refugee This exhibition commemorates Albert Reuss (1889-1975) who was a Jewish émigré artist. Born in Vienna, he fled to England in 1938 to escape Nazi persecution, losing family, possessions and his reputation as an artist. In 1948, he…

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April 2019

Talk: ‘Albert Reuss in Mousehole, The Artist As Refugee’

15 April 7:30 pm
Penlee House Gallery & Museum, Morrab Road
Penzance, Cornwall TR18 4HE United Kingdom
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£3 – £4

Albert Reuss (1889-1975) was a Jewish émigré artist. Born in Vienna, he fled to England in 1938 to escape Nazi persecution, losing family, possessions and his reputation as an artist. In 1948, he moved to Mousehole, Cornwall, where he continued to work as an artist, but his style changed dramatically, reflecting the trauma he had suffered.

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