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Swords into Plowshares

Swords into Plowshares


There's something about this sculpture that grabbed me from the moment I first saw it many years ago. When I chanced upon it again on my way to Yad Vashem, I decided to take the time to go and photograph it. It was created by the American sculptor, Alexander Calder (1898-1976) portraying the quote from Isaiah, 'They shall beat their swords into plowshares...'