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untitled (In the trenches)
  • Otto Dix
    1891–1969
    born: Untermhaus, Germany (present-day Gera, Germany) ; died: Singen, Federal Republic of Germany (present-day Germany) ; active: Germany
  • untitled (In the trenches), circa 1916
  • Where object was made: Germany
  • ink wash and graphite
  • Object Height/Width: 245 x 321 mm
    Object Height/Width: 9 5/8 x 12 5/8 in
    Mat Dimensions: 16 x 20 in
  • Gift of Robert A. Hiller
  • Not on display
  • 2013.0097
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Black and white composition of two helmeted soldiers looking out from a trench. There are bold, black shapes suggesting explosions on all sides of the figures.