Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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Diplome
  • France
  • Diplome, 1918
  • Where object was made: France
  • photogravure
  • Image Dimensions Height/Width: 344 x 444 mm
    Image Dimensions Height/Width: 13 1/2 x 17 1/2 in
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 462 x 622 mm
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 18 3/16 x 24 1/2 in
  • Gift of Eric G. Carlson in honor of Stephen, Diane, Erica, Emily, and Caitlin Goddard
  • Not on display
  • 2004.0152
Description

Monochromatic image of three figures in a landscape. The figures are dressed as soldiers, wearing helmets and carrying rifles. They all face left. They have backpacks and belts around their waists with water bottles. They are behind barbed wire along the bottom. There is smoke in the background. There is an architectural frame around the image which is blank at bottom center except for a line of text. There is an oval at top center with flags on either side.