Striped dress from Auschwitz

 

Sketch of a striped dress acquired from the “Blockäldeste” (head camp prisoner) Fella of Block 8, as narrated by Lenke and further described in the Ph.D. thesis of Margrit Wettstein from 2009 entitled “Things that matter: Objects and People in Extreme Situations” (in Swedish: “Liv genom tingen: Människor, föremål och extrema situationer”). (Gift of M. Wettstein)