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September 13, 1918, St. Mihiel
  • Kerr Eby
    1889–1946
    born: Tokyo, Japan ; died: Norwalk, Connecticut, United States
  • September 13, 1918, St. Mihiel, 1934
  • Where object was made: United States
  • etching, aquatint, sandpaper ground
  • Paper Type: laid
  • Plate Mark/Block Dimensions: 264 x 407 mm
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 331 x 479 mm
    Plate Mark/Block Dimensions: 10 3/8 x 16 in
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 13 1/16 x 18 7/8 in
    Mat Dimensions: 17 3/8 x 22 3/4 in
  • Museum purchase: Letha Churchill Walker Memorial Art Fund
  • Not on display
  • 2003.0015
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Large black cloud blankets the sky. Below, a large battalion of soldiers forms a diagonal line across the image. Several dead trees populate the barren landscape.