David Olère (1902-1985)
18.8.1940, Emile Gladel, Aged 17, Killed while Riding his Bicycle
Paris, France 1945
Ink and wash on paper, 32.7 x 40.5cm
Signed and dated lower right: D. Olère, 45
Inscription (in French, partly illegible) lower right: 1º contact le 18 août 40 à Noisy le Grand, Gilbert Emile Gladel 17 ans, abattu sur sa bicyclette (First contact Aug. 18, 40, in Noisy le Grand, Gilbert Emile Gladel, 17 years old, shot while riding his bicycle)
© Beit Lohamei Haghetaot, Museum Number 2678.
Courtesy of the Serge and Beate Klarsfeld Foundation, Paris-New York