Fela Leifer and Bronia Milch
36" x 36" oil on cradled panel
Fela Leifer & Bronia Milch, 2019
Oil on cradled panel
36 x 36 in.
Fela Leifer & Bronia Milch
Fela Leifer with her Aunt Bronia Milch, date unknown
Reproduction of a gelatin silver print
Collection of Lusia Milch
Fela was born in 1938 in Kozowa, Poland, which is now in Ukraine. She is pictured with her aunt, Bronia Milch. In the spring of 1943 Fela, her brother David, Bronia, and other family members were slaughtered by the Nazis. They are buried in a mass grave in Kozowa.