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How Many Hopes Lie Buried Here Mother | Roelof Bakker

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£20.00

Unbound artist’s book consisting of thirty-three postcards, bound-in leaflet, black elastic band. Numbered edition of fifty. Publication date 31 July 2016

An unbound book addressing the lost hopes and potential of fallen soldiers and anyone affected by their deaths. Blank postcards show the recorded ages on headstones of World War I and World War II soldiers, photographed at war cemeteries tended by the Commonwealth War Graves Commission in Belgium, England and the Netherlands.