unbekannter Gast

Drawe, Hermann#

b. Vienna, Feb. 26, 1867, d. Vienna, July 26, 1925. Judge and amateur photographer. Career in courts of law 1897-1913. the photos taken by him and the journalist E. Klaeger documented Vienna's miserable, overcrowded districts. Important representative of activist social documentation in Austrian photography.

Publication#

Durch die Wr. Quartiere des Elends und Verbrechens, 1908.

Literature#

M. Szeless, Armuts- und Elendsphotographien von H. D., master´s thesis, Vienna 1997.