Photo of Hitler embracing child of Jewish grandmother sold

  • In this 1933 photo released by Alexander Historical Auctions, Adolf Hitler embraces Rosa Bernile Nineau, who was nearly 6,, at his mountainside Bavarian retreat in Germany. The black-and-white image taken by Heinrich Hoffmann shows Hitler embracing Nineau who had a Jewish grandmother, has sold at auction for more than $11,000. The photograph is inscribed by Hitler himself in dark blue ink. (Heinrich Hoffmann/Alexander Historical Auctions via AP)

WASHINGTON — A photograph showing Adolf Hitler embracing a young girl who had a Jewish grandmother has sold at auction for more than $11,000.