Weegee (Arthur Fellig)

(1899 - 1968)
Born in Lemberg, Austria (now Ukraine) in1899 and immigrating to the United States at the age of 11, Ascher Fellig, nee Arthur Fellig, nee Weegee, was a self-taught, itinerant photographer most known for his depictions of late-Depression era New York after dark.

In his youth, Weegee worked in the photographic lab of the New York Times, assisted a ...
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