Chim: David Seymour's Humanist Photography
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Image: David Seymour (Chim), Delinquency, Budapest, Hungary, 1946, gelatin silver print David Seymour (Chim)
Delinquency, Budapest, Hungary, 1946
gelatin silver print
National Gallery of Art, Gift of Ben Shneiderman
© David Seymour Estate/Magnum Photos

Children of Europe

Delinquency, Budapest, Hungary

Policewomen patrolling a black market in the center of Budapest question a shoeless boy tinkering with spare automotive parts. The caption on the reverse of the photograph says the policewomen are trying to learn "whether he needs proper care and attention."