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  • Alfred Jarry
    born: Laval, France ; died: Paris, France
  • César-Antechrist, 1895
  • L'Ymagier II, January 1895, page 126
  • Where object was made: France
  • pen lithograph
  • Image Dimensions Height/Width: 198 x 160 mm
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 260 x 199 mm
    Image Dimensions Height/Width: 7 3/4 x 6 1/4 in
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 10 1/4 x 7 13/16 in
    Mat Dimensions: 24 x 19 in
  • Gift from the Virginia and Ira Jackson Collection, Houston
  • Not on display
  • 1999.0329

Standing semi-clad male center, wearing robe from shoulders, holding banner, and with sunburst halo behind head. Flowering plant right side, trumpeter at left. Negative and positive symbols at top left and top right, respectively. All framed with border of small symbols, including fish, stars, orb.