Nina Talbot

Painter - Writer
painting, Raft Across The San, by Nina Talbot
Raft Across The San, 2023, oil on linen, 36 x 26 inches

Places in Galicia

Raft Across The San

I know the granddaughter of the man who rowed the Jewish inhabitants of Dynów across the San River to the Russian occupied side when the Nazis were rounding up and killing the Jews from this town. She maintains the Jewish cemetery, and therefore has a connection to this terrible history. Like many places where terror has taken place, the physical nature has a beauty to it…