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Leur aveu (Their Confession)
  • Jean Louis Forain
    born: Reims, France ; died: Paris, France
  • Leur aveu (Their Confession), 1918
  • drawing for Le Figaro, published October 3, 1918
  • 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
  • 1978.0192.13

Man at left stands, looking down at paper in hands. There is a gun on the ground beside him, pointed towards a bearded man in middle ground at right seen from the waist up.