The photographs in Maus can be divided into two categories: interpretations and reproductions. Interpretations are hand-drawn versions of real-world photographs, which translate the images into the comic’s style and replace human faces with mouse heads(read full symbol analysis)
There are only three reproductions in Maus: the photograph of Artie and Anja in “Prisoner on the Hell Planet”; the portrait of Richieu that appears on the dedication page of the book’s second volume… (read full symbol analysis)