Study for 'Blind man in Belsen'
ID numberART25014
Collection typeArt
TitleStudy for 'Blind man in Belsen'
Measurementsheet: 26.6 cm x 36 cm
Object typeDrawing
MakerMoore, Alan
Place madeGermany: Belsen
Date made1945
Physical descriptionpen and brush and ink on paper
CopyrightAWM copyright
DescriptionCentral figure of a blind man in the concentration camp in Belsen, Germany. In the background are women searching among the corpses. Belsen is the notorious German concentration camp where thousands of civilian internees were the victims of Nazi savagery and inhuman practices. This is a study for the painting 'Blind man in Belsen' (ART27620).