Courtroom drawing of the Klaus Barbie trial
- Artwork Title
- Judges at the Klaus Barbie Trial; Lyon France
Palace of Justice;
- Object Type
Courtroom art (lcsh)
- Credit Line
- United States Holocaust Memorial Museum Collection, Gift of David Rose
The drawing was sketched by David Rose during the trial of Klaus Barbie in the court room of the Palace of Justice in Lyon, France. The three sitters were judges at the trial.
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Also in David Rose collection
The collection consists of courtroom art and posters relating to the Klaus Barbie trials in Lyon, France.
Date: 1987 May-1987 July
The drawing was sketched by David Rose during the trial of Klaus Barbie in the court room of the Palace of Justice in Lyon, France. Text of attached paper: "She has lost three children to Klaus Barbie: her husband was shot 17 times through the chest after an interrogation. Mrs. Halaunbrenner sobbed bitterly: "He took away my three children! Why has he been free these past 40 years?"