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le concert au front (The Concert at the Front)
  • Lucien Laforge
    born: Paris, France ; active: France
  • le concert au front (The Concert at the Front), 1914–1918
  • Where object was made: France
  • pochoir
  • Image Dimensions Height/Width: 262 x 197 mm
    Image Dimensions Height/Width: 10 5/16 x 7 3/4 in
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 315 x 240 mm
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 12 3/8 x 9 7/16 in
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 12 3/8 x 9 7/16 in
    Mat Dimensions: 19 x 14 in
  • Gift of Eric G. Carlson in honor of Stephen, Diane, Erica, Emily, and Caitlin Goddard
  • Not on display
  • 2004.0155
Label Text

Figures in a landscape. There are nine figures seated on a peach bench in the foreground. They are wearing blue with blue and black striped socks, browns shoes and blue helmets. Several smoke pipes. The bench is on a green hill with green foliage. There are trees on the right and left side and a red background. There are two figures standing in the center of the top half. The figure on the left has a white robe, blue and black socks, and brown shoes. He has a brown top hat on. His left hand is extended, palm up. The figure on the right has a white dress, brown belt, and brown shoes on. She wears a brown hat with a feather and smokes a pipe. Her right hand is raised, palm out.