Tour of The Sassoons at The Jewish Museum
Monday, May 22, 2023
The Jewish Museum – 1109 Fifth Avenue
$20 per person
Alumni and guests are invited to join AFA for a tour of the exhibition The Sassoons led expert museum staff. The exhibition reveals the fascinating story of a remarkable Jewish family, following four generations from Iraq to India, China, and England. Enjoy over 120 works—paintings, decorative arts, illuminated manuscripts, and Judaica—amassed by family members and borrowed from numerous private and public collections.The Sassoons explores themes such as discrimination, diaspora, colonialism, global trade, and war that not only shaped the history of the family but continue to define our world today. The Wall Street Journal writes, “‘The Sassoons’ is an ingenious reconstruction of the lives inside the legends.” (full article here). More exhibit information here.
Please RSVP by completing the online form (click here), emailing or calling (212) 682-6840. Your attendance is confirmed once you’ve made your $20 payment, either by credit card or by check, mailed to the AFA office at 205 Lexington Avenue, Suite 1600, New York, NY 10016.
Tickets are limited, please register by May 8, 2023.
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