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La Main Fraternelle (The Hand of Brotherhood)
  • Jean-Gabriel Domergue
    1889–1962
    born: France
  • La Main Fraternelle (The Hand of Brotherhood), 1915
  • Where object was made: France
  • lithograph
  • Image Dimensions Height/Width: 300 x 450 mm
    Image Dimensions Height/Width: 11 3/4 x 17 11/16 in
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 326 x 503 mm
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 12 13/16 x 19 3/4 in
  • Gift of Eric G. Carlson in honor of Stephen, Diane, Erica, Emily, and Caitlin Goddard
  • Not on display
  • 2004.0128
Description

Monochromatic image of figures in an interior. There is a man lying in a bed on the right side. He is seen in profile facing left. He has a white bandage wrapped around his head. He is missing his right arm below the elbow and his entire left arm. His mouth is open. At center right is a nightstand with a pitcher, bottles, and containers on top of it. There is a man in the top left quadrant wearing a dark jacket and holding a top hat in his left hand. He is gripping the end of the bed with his right. There are charts on the wall in the top right quadrant and a screen in the center. There is text in the top left corner and along the bottom on the right.