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L’Insomnie du Kaiser (The Kaiser's Insomnia)
  • Henri Gabriel Ibels
    born: Paris, France ; died: Paris, France
  • L’Insomnie du Kaiser (The Kaiser's Insomnia), 1914
  • Where object was made: France
  • color lithograph
  • Image Dimensions Height/Width: 379 x 548 mm
    Image Dimensions Height/Width: 14 7/8 x 21 9/16 in
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 448 x 624 mm
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 17 5/8 x 24 9/16 in
    Mat Dimensions: 24 x 32 in
  • Gift of Eric G. Carlson in honor of Stephen, Diane, Erica, Emily, and Caitlin Goddard
  • Not on display
  • 2004.0158
Label Text

Image of figures in an interior. There is a man reclining in a bed in the bottom right corner. He is in profile facing left. He has a black moustache that points up on the ends and white hair. There are a group of figures in the top left corner. They include injured children and mothers holding babies. The child in the center has her hands cut off and is next to a child on crutches. They are in grey and white with orange and red highlights.