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Karl Schwesig (1898-1955)
A Figure Standing Near the Barbed Wire Fence in Gurs
Gurs Camp 1940-1941

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 © Beit Lohamei Haghetaot

Watercolor on paper, 23.6 x 30.6 cm

Signed, lower right: Karl Schwesig, Gurs. Inscribed (in German), lower middle: Central Infermerie an Hauptportal, [Central infirmary by the main gate]

© Beit Lohamei Haghetaot, Museum Number 518.
Donated by Hannelore Schwesig, the artistís widow, Ein Hod, Israel, 1959