Willie Kaak "Fusskünstler"

Printed Photo Postcard. German card of Willy, "Fusskünstler" [Foot Artist], who looks about 12-14 years old, though the message on the back says he's 20. Willy plays a violin with his feet. The instrument is propped up on a special stand. Translated: "Foot artist Willy Kaak, Born without arms on October 22, 1890 in Boostedt (Holstein)." On verso, roughly translated: "Dear Couple, This is a young one, a man without arms. Armen is born; and he is 20 years. Dur was here on the Schutzenplatz. Many greetings from your Lausin Brund Gabriel"

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