Ben Uri collection

Three Illustrations for Joseph and his Brothers

Artist information

Name Dodo (1907-1998)

Other name Dörte Bürgner

Born Berlin, Germany

Died London, England

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After studying design at the Reimann Schule from 1923–26, Dodo worked as a fashion illustrator in Berlin, later contributing illustrations to the satirical magazine ULK. She immigrated to England in 1936, followed in 1938 by her husband and their two children. She supported herself with commissions including designs for fashion, chocolates and greeting cards and illustrating children’s books as ‘Dodo Adler’.

Object Details

Object type drawing

Medium pen and ink on paper

Materials and techniques ink | pen (medium) paper (support)

Unframed 68.5 x 53.5 cm

Signed (lower left): 'Dodo'

Acquisition presented by the Dodo Estate, Athens

Accession number 2012-39

Display status not on display


drawing | religious

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