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Laissons la d’abord donner a boire, nous la tuerons après (Let Her First Give Him a Drink, We Will Kill Her Afterward)
  • Francisque Poulbot
    1879–1946
    born: Saint-Denis, France ; died: Paris, France
  • Laissons la d’abord donner a boire, nous la tuerons après (Let Her First Give Him a Drink, We Will Kill Her Afterward), 1914–1918
  • Where object was made: France
  • etching
  • Image Dimensions Height/Width: 118 x 314 mm
    Image Dimensions Height/Width: 4 5/8 x 12 3/8 in
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 172 x 401 mm
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 6 3/4 x 15 3/4 in
    Mat Dimensions: 14 x 19 in
  • Gift of Eric G. Carlson in honor of Stephen, Diane, Erica, Emily, and Caitlin Goddard
  • Not on display
  • 2004.0123
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Black and white line drawing of figures in a landscape. There are three figures on the left, shown full length behind trees. They are dressed as soldiers with helmets with points on top. They have jackets, white pants, and rifles. There are two figures on the right side of the page. One is a man lying on his stomach. He is lifting his head and rests on his left arm. There is a child to the left holding a canteen to his mouth. The child is in profile facing right. There are ruins in the top right corner. At bottom center is a single line of black text.