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Le froid (The Cold)
  • André Edouard Devambez
    1867–1944
    born: Paris, France ; died: Paris, France
  • Le froid (The Cold), 1915–1917
  • Douze eaux-fortes, scènes de la guerre (Twelve Etchings, Scenes from the War)
  • Where object was made: France
  • etching
  • Image Dimensions Height/Width: 228 x 276 mm
    Image Dimensions Height/Width: 9 x 10 7/8 in
    Plate Mark/Block Dimensions: 233 x 284 mm
    Plate Mark/Block Dimensions: 9 1/8 x 11 1/8 in
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 368 x 486 mm
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 14 1/2 x 19 1/8 in
    Mat Dimensions: 20 x 25 in
  • Museum purchase: Letha Churchill Walker Memorial Art Fund
  • Not on display
  • 2005.0154.06
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Monochromatic image of figures in a crater. There is a large hole at lower left. Inside are crouched figures wearing helmets. The ground is gray with black holes. There are diagonal ridges in the bottom right corner, from bottom center to center right.