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Donnerpawn

Posted by
Pawn (Den Haag, Netherlands) on 1 July 2013 in Sport & Recreation.

International chess masters Rob Hartoch (1947 - 2009) left and Kick Langeweg (1937) playing a game in the Nationaal Schaakgebouw in The Hague in 2002, at the DD chess club that became 150 y.o. in 2002.
In front the so called 'Donnerpawn', a glass object made by the artist Max Ernst (1891 - 1976). It was won by DD's most famous member grandmaster Hein Donner (1927 - 1988) when he won the strong tournament in Venice in 1967, ahead of World Champion Tigran Petrosjan.

Photography has done at least as much to deaden conscience as to arouse it.
- Susan Sontag, in 'On Photography' (1977)

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