<p>1943 painting of the Vltava River in Prague created from a photograph by Bedrich Fritta when he was imprisoned in <a href="/narrative/5386/en">Theresienstadt</a>. Fritta (1909-1945) was a Czech Jewish artist who created drawings and paintings depicting conditions in the Theresienstadt camp-ghetto. Fritta was deported to <a href="/narrative/3673/en">Auschwitz</a> in October 1944. He died there a week after his arrival.</p>

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