Jewish ChildArtist(s)Fanny RabelObject Creation Date1924-1958Medium & Supportlithograph on paperDimensions
18 9/16 x 14 15/16 in. (47 x 37.9 cm);28 x 22 in. (71.12 x 55.88 cm);23 x 17 1/4 in. (58.3 x 43.7 cm)Credit LineMuseum PurchaseSubject matter
Child during the Holocaust.Physical Description
A child sits inside a fence of barbed wire upon the bare dirt ground; beyond the fence lies nothing but burnt tree trunks. He is dressed in rags, and his feet are completely bandaged. Eyes sunken and lips pursed, he holds his hands up in a surrender-like state. It is implied by the title that this child is Jewish and is most likely being depicted inside one of the death camps during the Holocaust.Primary Object ClassificationPrintCollection AreaModern and ContemporaryRights
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children (people by age group)
fences (site elements)