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August 2008

The Düsseldorf Palace of Art and Lasker - Tarrasch 1908

by Friedrich-Karl Hebeker

It was just 100 years ago that the first four games of the famous world championship match Emanuel Lasker - Siegbert Tarrasch were played at the Düsseldorf Palace of Art on 17-24 August 1908. Here a (very) short building history of the Palace with illustrations (in German only):

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