|Place||Europe: Germany, Belsen|
|Measurement||sheet: 26.6 cm x 36 cm|
|Physical description||pen and brush and ink on paper|
|Place made||Germany: Belsen|
Second World War, 1939-1945
Item copyright: Copyright expired - public domain
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Study for 'Blind man in Belsen'
Central 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).