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Calendrier de la Guerre, 1er année (Calendar of the War, First Year)
  • Hermann-Paul
    1864–1940
    born: Paris, France ; died: Les Saintes-Maries-de-la-Mer, Bouches-du-Rhône, France ; active: France
  • Calendrier de la Guerre, 1er année (Calendar of the War, First Year), 1916
  • trial proof for Calendrier de la Guerre, 1er année
  • Where object was made: France
  • woodcut (trial proof)
  • Image Dimensions Height/Width: 352 x 266 mm
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 352 x 266 mm
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 13 7/8 x 10 1/2 in
    Mat Dimensions: 20 x 16 in
  • Gift of Eric G. Carlson in memory of John Talleur
  • Not on display
  • 2002.0047.02
Description
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Black and beige image of a figure in a landscape. The figure is shown full length left of center. He is in profile facing left. He has a soldier’s cap and black clothing. He is holding the barrel of a rifle with his right hand. He is looking into a small square hole in front of his face. To this left is a black cross with two lines of black text below. Above are four trees and a black background.