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On oublie toujours ça (One Always Forgets That)
  • Jean Louis Forain
    born: Reims, France ; died: Paris, France
  • On oublie toujours ça (One Always Forgets That), 1916
  • drawing for Le Figaro, published March 8, 1916
  • Where object was made: France
  • Conté crayon, India ink, white gouache
  • Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 32.7 x 50.2 cm
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 12 7/8 x 19 3/4 in
    Mat Dimensions: 20 x 25 in
  • Gift of Dr. and Mrs. Arthur H. Sams
  • Not on display
  • 1978.0192.08

Walking man, looking back to his left extends proper left arm behind him. His mouth is open and he is holding a stick/rifle in his proper right hand. There are figures on the ground to the right.