CCAC #: 0502
Artwork title: Aaron
Artist(s): Greg Marinovich
Year made: 1992
Artwork type: Photography
Medium: Photograph
Dimensions (mm): 460 x 600
Framed dimensions (in mm): 560 x 700
Edition: 3/5
Artwork series: Dead Zone
Source: Donated by the Dippenaar Family Trust, with the artist, in 2018
Year acquired: 2018
Installation type: Movable artwork
Location area: In storage

45 people were killed when a large group of men rampaged through Boipatong Township. Klaas Mathope found his wife mortally wounded. He left her to look for their son, Aaron, 9 months old, who was already murdered in the attack.

CCAC 428104

Photographer: Greg Marinovich
Photo copyright: Greg Marinovich

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