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Evacuation of the Jews, Skanderia, Sarajevo, Bosnia
  • Gilles Peress
    born 1946
    born: Neuilly, France
  • Evacuation of the Jews, Skanderia, Sarajevo, Bosnia, 1993
  • Where object was made: France
  • gelatin silver print
  • Image Dimensions Height/Width: 32.5 x 48 cm
    Image Dimensions Height/Width: 12 3/4 x 18 7/8 in
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 40.5 x 50.5 cm
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 15 15/16 x 19 7/8 in
    Mat Dimensions: 20 x 25 in
  • Museum purchase: Helen Foresman Spencer Art Acquisition Fund
  • Not on display
  • 2003.0089

A black and white photograph that depicts the dusty window of a vehicle (likely a bus). On the outside of the window, a hand appears to be waving to those behind the window. On the inside of the window, three hands are pressed against the glass.