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A man on the street plays the violin in the hope of receiving food or money.

Photograph | Photograph Number: 32299

A man on the street plays the violin in the hope of receiving food or money.

Joest's original caption reads: "This man played the same sound on his violin again and again. His eyes followed me, but whether out of fear or because he hoped to receive a coin I do not know."

Photographer
Heinrich Joest
Date
1941 September 19
Locale
Warsaw, Poland
Variant Locale
Warszawa
Varshava
Warschau
Photo Credit
United States Holocaust Memorial Museum, courtesy of Guenther Schwarberg
 
Record last modified: 2004-12-30 00:00:00
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