The Shot

Museum Work

Resource TypeStill Images
Date of Creation1946
GenreArts & Culture
Object ID2012.006.022
CreatorGeorge Zielezinski
Place of CreationGermany
DescriptionBlack and white print with image of a prisoner hunched and falling under a spot light. Caption in English, French, German, and Polish. 
Materials/Techniquesoverall: paper, ink
Measurements40 x 30 cm
Method of Constructionrotogravure
ProvenanceGifted to the Vancouver Holocaust Education Centre in 2012 by Janet Martini, who received the portfolio from her mother. 

Frances Giske Martini obtained the portfolio while working with UNRRA in Germany after the Second World War. 
Classificationprints (visual works)
Legal Statuspermanent collection
Credit LineCourtesy of Janet Martini
NotePrinted by F. Bruckmann K.G., Munich, Germany