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Center for Holocaust & Genocide Studies


  • The Warsaw Uprising Series

    The Warsaw Uprising Series by Ludwik Cierslik

    "Warszawa cierpi i walczy, 1944" ["Warsaw suffers and fights, 1944"] by Ludwik Cierslik and published in KRAKOW. Each image is 14 x 10 inches.

    The title of this series by Polish Artist Ludwik Cierslik refers to the "Warsaw Uprising", August-October 1944, as opposed to the "Warsaw Ghetto Uprising", in April-May 1943. The artist also has been cited for his printed series, "Warsaw, the Man Against the Beast,"(which may be the same as "Warsaw Uprising."

    Size of the drawings 17 x 24 cm (6 1/2 by 9 1/2 in.)