Peter Malkin

Peter Malkin, who captured high ranking Nazi official Adolf Eichmann, painted Raoul Wallenberg’s portrait under the title ”With the same hands”

Peter Malkin, the man who caught Nazi Adolf Eichmann in Buenos Aires holds, along with Baruj Tenembaum, founder of the International Raoul Wallenberg Foundation, Raoul Wallenberg’s portrait.

On the side stands the sculpture ”Homage to Raoul Wallenberg” by the Argentine artist Norma D’Ippólito. Malkin declared ”with the same hands that I captured Eichmann, I painted Raoul Wallenberg’s portrait”.

The painting was exhibited at UNESCO headquarters in Paris, at the exhibition in honor of the Swedish diplomat who saved the lives of thousand of Jewish Hungarian during World War II.