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In the barbed wire

Ca 1951
Size : 74 x 100 cm
Medium : Oil on canvas
ID Number : ÖH138
At first, I wanted to paint flowers, something cheerful! However, as I was reminded of many terrible experiences in the camp. That’s the reason why in the painting, besides the many blossoms and flowers, grotesque faces and, behind the barbed wire, the outline of a body, have emerged.
Copyright : Art Forum am Judenplatz