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Après l'assaut (After the Attack)
  • Jean Louis Forain
    1852–1931
    born: Reims, France ; died: Paris, France
  • Après l'assaut (After the Attack), 1916
  • drawing for Le Figaro, published April 5, 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
  • 1978.0192.19
Description
Inscriptions/Signature
Exhibitions

Soldiers in left foreground hunched behind a mound, while one soldier stands. There is a barbed wire fence on the right side with a dead man entangled in the wire.