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Los Angeles, 1946-49
  • Marion Palfi
    born: Berlin, Germany ; died: Los Angeles, California, United States ; active: United States
  • Los Angeles, 1946-49, 1946–1949
  • Suffer Little Children
  • Where object was made: United States
  • gelatin silver print
  • Image Dimensions Height/Width: 34.4 x 26.5 cm
    Image Dimensions Height/Width: 13 1/2 x 10 3/8 in
    Mat Dimensions: 20 x 16 in
  • Gift of Marion Palfi
  • Not on display
  • 1973.0173

Black-and-white image of a small child, looking at the viewer, with very dirty clothes and skin. There is a pan in the bottom right quadrant and a wagon in the center left.