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Image of 2012.19.14 - Painting

2012.19.14 - Painting

Large, horizontal, wood framed painting; oil on canvas. Depicts a waterside landscape with boats by a dock in the foreground, and blue and red buildings with trees in the background. Painting is signed "Margot Blank" in grey on the side of one of the boats located in the front, bottom, right corner.

Blank Family Papers - Collection

The Blank Family Papers focus largely on Margot Blank. These Papers include biographical materials, photographs, correspondences, and a number of other documents that depict Margot's and Allan Blank's lives both during and after WWII. Folder 1 contains biographical materials that include notes from interviews conducted with Margot; a copy of Margot's Virginia Holocaust Museum survivor form, which details her experiences from 1925-1945; and an English and German summary of Margot's life. Folder 2 has both copies and originals of Margot's family photographs. Folder 3 consists of camp documents, including death certificates for both of Margot's parents, as well as correspondences about thei

Image of 2012.19.10 - Painting

2012.19.10 - Painting

Large, square painting; oil on canvas. Painting is of a room filled with paintings, textiles, and a chaise.

Image of 2012.19.20 - Painting

2012.19.20 - Painting

Medium, horizontal, wood framed painting; oil on canvas. Painting depicts a road and several buildings in the foreground, and a golden yellow hill and small body of water in the background. Painting is signed "Margot Blank" in orange on the front, bottom, left corner.

Image of 2012.19.26 - Painting

2012.19.26 - Painting

Large, vertical painting; oil on canvas. Painting depicts an open door that looks onto a deck and another home. In the foreground are several plants on a green carpet. To the left is a hanging curtain.

Image of 2012.19.43 - Painting

2012.19.43 - Painting

Small, horizontal painting; oil on canvas. Painting is a still life of a tea set placed on a a small table. Painting is signed by "Margot Blank" in blue on the front, bottom, left corner.

Image of 2012.19.6 - Painting

2012.19.6 - Painting

Large, vertical, wood framed painting; oil on canvas. Painting is of interconnected, abstract, triangular shapes in blue/purples and orange/reds. Signed "Margot Blank" in black/brown on front, bottom right corner.

Image of 2012.19.17 - Painting

2012.19.17 - Painting

Large, vertical, wood framed painting; oil on canvas. Painting depicts a landscape with a road running diagonally through grass, trees, and other foliage. Foreground has a large patch of grass. Painting is signed by "Margot Blank" in brown on the front, right, middle side of the painting.

Image of 2012.19.3 - Painting

2012.19.3 - Painting

Small vertical painting, oil on canvas. Painting is of a red wall phone with a 3-D coiled cord hanging from the bottom. Signed "Margot Blank" in black in the bottom right corner. Red duct tape around the painting edges.

Image of 2012.19.12 - Painting

2012.19.12 - Painting

Medium, vertical, wood framed painting; oil on canvas. Painting is of a white and red steamboat moving down a river, which is lined with trees. Painting is signed "Margot Blank" in blue on the front, bottom, right corner. Signature is slightly smudged.

Image of 2012.19.13 - Painting

2012.19.13 - Painting

Medium, vertical, wood framed painting; oil on canvas. Painting depicts a grey road lined by grey and yellow lamp posts. Background features a blue, green, and yellow landscape. Painting is signed by "Margot Blank" in brown/black on the front, bottom, left corner.

Image of 2012.19.15 - Painting

2012.19.15 - Painting

Large, horizontal, wood framed painting; oil on canvas. Painting depicts a landscape from behind a log-fenced path. The landscape features a single tree with no leaves on the right side, and abstract trees and foliage. Painting is signed by "Margot Blank" in brown on the log fence in the lower, bottom, right corner.

Image of 2012.19.44 - Painting

2012.19.44 - Painting

Small, horizontal painting; oil on canvas. Painting depicts a silver serving dish on a small table in the foreground, and a radio in the background. Painting is signed by "Margot Blank" in black on the front, bottom, left corner.

Image of 2012.19.16 - Painting

2012.19.16 - Painting

Large, horizontal painting; oil on canvas. Painting depicts an orange bridge over a yellow, brown, and blue body of water. Surrounding the bridge are buildings, trees, and hills. Painting is signed "Margot Blank" in purple on the front, bottom left corner.

Image of 2012.19.1 - Painting

2012.19.1 - Painting

Small, wood framed, horizontal painting, oil on canvas. Painting is of abstract purple, blue, orange, and green hills with blue water in the foreground and a white bridge in the bottom right corner. These features are set against a yellow sky. Signed "Margot Blank" in purple in the bottom right corner, and "MARGOT BLANK" in black pen on the back, upper, left corner.

Image of 2012.19.11 - Painting

2012.19.11 - Painting

Large, horizontal, wood framed painting; oil on canvas. Painting depicts a street scene with a grey building on the left and a grey statue on the right. Lights, foliage, and buildings (including the Arc de Triomphe) fill the middle of the canvas and sit beneath a grey/blue cloudy sky. Painting is signed by "Margot Blank" in black on the front, bottom, left corner.

Image of 2012.19.18 - Painting

2012.19.18 - Painting

Large, horizontal painting; oil on canvas. Painting depicts the Hudson river and its surrounding landscape with green trees on the right and a yellow/green hill in the background. This painting is connected to 2012.19.19, which is an extention of this scene. The entire painting (2012.19.18-.19) is signed "Margot Blank" in brown on the front, bottom, far right corner.

Image of 2012.19.19 - Painting

2012.19.19 - Painting

Large, horizontal painting; oil on canvas. Painting depicts the Hudson river and its surrounding landscape with green trees in the foreground and a yellow/green hill in the background. Between the two features is a dock and white building. This painting is connected to 2012.19.18, which is an extention of this scene. The entire painting (2012.19.18-.19) is signed "Margot Blank" in brown on the front, bottom, far right corner.

Image of 2012.19.2 - Painting

2012.19.2 - Painting

Small, horizontal, two-sided painting; oil on canvas. One side of the painting depicts a view from behind a yellow fence. In view are an open window and purple wall. The other side of the painting depicts a table and chairs as seen through a window. The painting has both a top and bottom curved components that extend outwards parallel to the canvas. There are also two 3-D pieces adhered to the top and side. Painting is signed by "Margot Blank" in blue on the side that shows a table (bottom, left corner).

Image of 2012.19.21 - Painting

2012.19.21 - Painting

Large, horizontal, wood framed painting; oil on canvas. Painting depicts the view from the driver's side of a car. In the foreground is the interior of a car, including a steering wheel, and in the background is an open road and a hilly landscape. Painting is signed by "Margot Blank" in blue on the front, bottom, right corner.