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La charge
  • André Edouard Devambez
    1867–1944
    born: Paris, France ; died: Paris, France
  • La charge, 1902
  • Where object was made: France
  • lithograph
  • Image Dimensions Height/Width: 307 x 378 mm
    Image Dimensions Height/Width: 12 1/16 x 14 7/8 in
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 463 x 618 mm
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 18 1/4 x 24 5/16 in
    Mat Dimensions: 24 x 32 in
    Mat Dimensions: 240 x 320 mm
  • Museum purchase: Gift of Virginia and Ira Jackson and Museum of Art Acquisition Fund
  • Not on display
  • 2005.0155
Description
Inscriptions/Signature
Exhibitions

Street scene, seen from above, depicting a large crowd of people moving toward LR of image. The crowd is followed by two curving lines of policemen. Smaller crowds cluster on a wide sidewalk at lined by points of light from coach lanterns, in L of image. At UR, light spills from the interior of a sidewalk cafe.