• Photo frame

Photo frame

Museum Work

Resource TypeObjects
Date of Creation1947–1949
GenreArts & Culture
Object ID1996.040.006
Previous NUmber96.040.025c
CreatorBoris Shak
Place of CreationCyprus
DescriptionWooden photo frame painted bronze. Glass with paper backing secured in frame by three metal nails. 
Materials/Techniqueswood and glass with metal hardware
Measurements16.3 x 11.5 cm
ProvenanceGifted to the Vancouver Holocaust Education Centre by Boris Shak
Classificationphoto frames
Legal Statuspermanent collection
Credit LineCourtesy of Boris Shak
Note"The jug and plate and the frames and candle holder: this art has been made by Boris Shak from year 1947–1949 being as a prisoner of Zion in Cyprus." —note from the donor attached at the time of donation.