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Wilhelm von Gloeden 
Little orphans from the Messina Earthquake 
1900 (ca) 
  
Gelatin silver print 
14 5/16 10 11/16 in. (36.4 27.2 cm) 
  
Metropolitan Museum of Art 
Gilman Collection, Museum Purchase, 2005, Accession number: 2005.100.1138 
  
 
LL/102702 
  
"Little orphans from the Messina Earthquake". Catalogue number: 88. The title is the one given to this image in the magazine Varietas in July 1910. Actually, the girl can be identified as Maria Intelisano, niece of the parish of Castelmola. 
 

 
  
 
  
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