'The Destroyed City' Memorial Rotterdam

This memorial, made by Ossip Zadkine in 1953, commemorates the bombardment of Rotterdam on 14 May 1940. Is is made of bronze and about 6 metres tall.

The statue is named "The Destroyed City".

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  • Text: Pieter Schlebaum
  • Photos: Anneke Moerenhout (1,2,3) & Pieter Schlebaum (4,5)