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Photograph - Colour - The Grieving Mother, 2017

From the Collection of Ballarat Heritage Services PO Box 2209 Bakery Hill Post Office Victoria

Colour photograph of the Grieving Mother sculpture by Peter Corlett. It is a part of the Garden of the Grieving Mother, Ballarat.
Object Registration
grieving mother, peter corlett, garden of the grieving mother, world war one
Historical information
The Garden of the Grieving Mother was inspired by letters written during the Great War, and in the knowledge that at least 42 pairs of brothers had been killed in Ballarat alone – that the mothers of those boys suffered doubly the aching grief tens of thousands of bereaved families bore.
When Made
Last updated
24 May 2020 at 9:26PM