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A child from the Sudeten region of Czechoslovakia plays with a homemade doll. Her family, temporarily housed in the ruins of a military barracks, were among thousands of displaced persons in the region, Vienna, Austria

A work made of gelatin silver print.

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  • A work made of gelatin silver print.

Date:

1948

Artist:

Chim (David Seymour)
American, born Poland, 1911–1956

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Artist

David Seymour

Title

A child from the Sudeten region of Czechoslovakia plays with a homemade doll. Her family, temporarily housed in the ruins of a military barracks, were among thousands of displaced persons in the region, Vienna, Austria

Origin

United States

Date

Made 1948

Medium

Gelatin silver print

Inscriptions

Unmarked recto; inscribed or signed verso, on mount, center, in graphite: "David Seymour";

Dimensions

34.5 × 27 cm (image/paper); 45.7 × 35.6 cm (mount)

Credit Line

Peabody Fund

Reference Number

1957.238

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