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L'incendie (Fire)
  • André Edouard Devambez
    1867–1944
    born: Paris, France ; died: Paris, France
  • L'incendie (Fire), 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: 240 x 341 mm
    Image Dimensions Height/Width: 9 7/16 x 13 3/8 in
    Plate Mark/Block Dimensions: 247 x 348 mm
    Plate Mark/Block Dimensions: 9 3/4 x 13 11/16 in
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 368 x 485 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
  • 2005.0154.11
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Monochromatic scene of figures in an exterior. There are a line of figures from lower and center left to center right. They decrease in size from left to right and are along a wall. There are soldiers wearing helmets, trench coats, and carrying rifles over their shoulders. There are houses behind them with pointed roofs. There is a figure in black in the bottom right corner.