Johannes and Phillip Veit were artists and brothers who belonged to the Nazarene movement of German Romantic artists who worked in Rome. Their maternal grandfather was the Jewish German philosopher Moses Mendelssohn (1729-1786), but both brothers converted to Catholicism.
Reproductions and Permissions
We welcome fair use of this content. Please credit the Leo Baeck Institute in your citation. For usage policies and to request higher resolution images, see Reproductions and Permissions.
Johannes Veit : photograph of his self portrait, Leo Baeck Institute, F 4105A.