Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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  • W. Eugene Smith
    born: Wichita, Kansas, United States ; died: Tucson, Arizona, United States
  • untitled, circa 1950
  • Death of Schnitzel
  • Where object was made: United States
  • gelatin silver print
  • Image Dimensions Height/Width: 34.9 x 26.8 cm
    Image Dimensions Height/Width: 13 3/4 x 10 1/2 in
    Mat Dimensions: 20 x 16 in
  • Gift of Richard L. Sandor
  • Not on display
  • 1986.0176

Black-and-white image of a group of three at side of a grave with a small coffin. There is a woman kneeling with a hammer, a child standing with flowers, and a man standing.