Rachel Bacon

Erasure 2012

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Erasure 2012


Memorial plaque commemorating the deportation and murder of Jewish lawyers from the Hague during World War II. Installed in the entrance hall of the Palace of Justice in the Hague, NL, open to the public. Photos: Hein van Liempd.


The memorial was unveiled at the Palace of Justice on the 11th of December, 2012, with speeches made by Wybe Taekema, Ernst A. van Win and Judith Belinfante, former director of the Joods Historisch Museum in Amsterdam.


Speeches at the unveiling of the memorial: 11/12/2012


Photographic print of an erased graphite drawing, 350 x 145 cm


Commissioned by the Haagse Orde van Advocaten, the Hague, NL.



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