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  • Grace Graupe-Pillard :
  • Nowhere to Go - Trees

    Nowhere to Go - Trees

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    Nowhere To Go - Trees (Grave Marker), Mixed Media/cutout canvas, 80" x 70",1991

    My father finally received confirmation of his mother's death and burial in a mass grave in 1949. He was compelled by a sense of individual and family pride to have a small tombstone made for her. The photograph of the grave marker is adhered to the work.