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l’espion (The Spy)
  • Lucien Laforge
    born: Paris, France ; active: France
  • l’espion (The Spy), 1914–1918
  • Where object was made: France
  • pochoir
  • Image Dimensions Height/Width: 258 x 195 mm
    Image Dimensions Height/Width: 10 1/8 x 7 5/8 in
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 314 x 234 mm
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 12 3/8 x 9 3/16 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
  • 2004.0156
Label Text

Figures in a landscape. A red male figure dressed in a beige military uniform is in the center. Holding his arms are two soldiers in blue. The soldier on the left smokes a pipe. The soldier on the right is sticking out his tongue. Both have rifles slung over their shoulders. There are two red dogs in the foreground and a green basket in the bottom left corner. The background is red and there are green trees. There are grey ruins in the top left corner.