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Le 8 août en Belgique, ils ont fusillé une jeune fille (August 8th in Belgium, They Shoot a Young Girl)
  • Jean Veber
    1864–1928
    born: Paris, France ; died: Paris, France ; active: France
  • Le 8 août en Belgique, ils ont fusillé une jeune fille (August 8th in Belgium, They Shoot a Young Girl), 1914
  • Where object was made: France
  • lithograph
  • Image Dimensions Height/Width: 262 x 402 mm
    Image Dimensions Height/Width: 10 5/16 x 15 13/16 in
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 420 x 553 mm
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 16 1/2 x 21 3/4 in
  • Gift of Eric G. Carlson in honor of Stephen, Diane, Erica, Emily, and Caitlin Goddard
  • Not on display
  • 2004.0139
Description

Monochromatic image of figures in a landscape. There is a woman in the center of the composition being held on either side by a soldier wearing a helmet with a spike on top. There is a figure on the right holding a gun, pointed at the woman. He is in profile facing left and has a sword attached to his waist. There are two more soldiers on the left side. There is text in the center above and below the image.