Hunger Winter, Amsterdam

1944–45
Cas Oorthuys (Dutch, 1908–1975)


Dimensions

Sheet: 28.57 x 23.49 cm (11 1/4 x 9 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

1999.455

Medium or Technique

Photograph, gelatin silver print, ferrotyped

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Photography

Classifications

Photographs

Inscription

Verso, stamped in purple ink, ctr: foto archief / telefoon 44689 / foto Cas Oorthuys / Amstel 37 [crossed out in pencil, and written in black ink below it: Prinsengracht 925] Amsterdam - Holland.
Verso, in graphite, below above inscription: Les Hollandais affamés durant / l'occupation allemande à Amsterdam / (1945)
Verso, in blue ink, l.r.: hunger, during german / occupation, / Amsterdam

Provenance

Paul M. Hertzmann, Inc., San Francisco, CA; purchased September 1999.

Credit Line

Gift of Jessie H. Wilkinson—Jessie H. Wilkinson Fund

Copyright

Reproduced with permission.