LOT 1936
SOLD €70,00

Two commemorative plates: (1) "Belgisch memorandum 1940-1945."

"Glorie aan onze Helden gestorven voor het vaderland, Krijgsgevangenen, weggevoerden en burgerlijke slachtoffers. Veldtocht 1940-1945. Gemeente Bellem."

Large photo of a collage with aforementioned text and 33 passport photo-sized photo portraits (incl. Maurice Smessaert), grouped around a pasted large photo of Maurice Smessaert (16 x 12 cm., above his name in pen), the victim to which this copy is dedicated, with the Belgian flag painted in the top left corner, total size 49 x 38.5 cm., in inserted frame; (2) "Faithful to the Empire. In Memory of Albert Rupert Wright. Killed in action, in the battle of the Aisne, September 1914." Chromolithographic standard mount printed in relief, with photographic portrait (12 x 7.5 cm.) placed behind it of the still young Wright, the text dedicated to him in calligraphy in the bottom margin of the mount, 35.5 x 28 cm., in frame (total 2).

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