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New York City, 1948, Abandoned and neglected children ("...They fall asleep exhausted from emotional anguish shortly after breakfast." Marion Palfi)
  • Marion Palfi
    1907–1978
    born: Berlin, Germany ; died: Los Angeles, California, United States ; active: United States
  • New York City, 1948, Abandoned and neglected children ("...They fall asleep exhausted from emotional anguish shortly after breakfast." Marion Palfi), 1948
  • Suffer Little Children
  • Where object was made: United States
  • gelatin silver print
  • Image Dimensions Height/Width: 28.1 x 26.5 cm
    Image Dimensions Height/Width: 11 1/16 x 10 3/8 in
    Mat Dimensions: 20 x 16 in
  • Gift of Marion Palfi
  • Not on display
  • 1973.0184
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Black-and-white image of four children. Two of the children are sitting on a bench, with their heads resting on the table in front of them. Another child is sitting on the floor. Another child is standing, while an adult figure reaches for them.