Heinz Koppel, ‘Sennen’, 1960, Painting, Oil on canvas, Ben Uri Gallery and Museum
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Heinz Koppel

Sennen, 1960

Oil on canvas
24 × 35 4/5 in
61 × 91 cm
.
Permanent collection
About the work
Provenance
Ben Uri Gallery and Museum
London

Immigrated to Great Britain 1935

Koppel was born into a prosperous assimilated German-Jewish family …

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Heinz Koppel, ‘Sennen’, 1960, Painting, Oil on canvas, Ben Uri Gallery and Museum
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About the work
Provenance
Ben Uri Gallery and Museum
London

Immigrated to Great Britain 1935

Koppel was born into a prosperous assimilated German-Jewish family in Berlin and encouraged in his artistic ambitions; he followed his father and step-mother to Prague in 1933, moving to England in 1935 and studying under Martin Bloch. He moved to South Wales in 1944 to teach miners …

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© Heinz Koppel estate

Heinz Koppel

Sennen, 1960

Oil on canvas
24 × 35 4/5 in
61 × 91 cm
.
Permanent collection
Other works from Finchleystrasse: German émigré artists to Great Britain, 1933-45