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La Comète de la Guerre (21 Janvier 1913) [The Comet of War (21 January 1913)]
  • Henry de Groux
    1867–1930
    born: St-Josse-ten-Noode, Belgium ; died: Marseille, France
  • La Comète de la Guerre (21 Janvier 1913) [The Comet of War (21 January 1913)], 1914–1916
  • Le Visage de la Victoire
  • Where object was made: Paris, France
  • etching
  • Paper Type: wove
  • Image Dimensions Height/Width: 174 x 254 mm
    Image Dimensions Height/Width: 6 7/8 x 10 in
    Plate Mark/Block Dimensions: 179 x 260 mm
    Plate Mark/Block Dimensions: 7 1/16 x 10 1/4 in
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 248 x 326 mm
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 9 3/4 x 12 13/16 in
    Mat Dimensions: 14 x 19 in
  • Museum purchase: Helen Foresman Spencer Art Acquisition Fund
  • Not on display
  • 2005.0110
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Comet w/man’s face flies up from bottom right towards upper left; numerous stars in background. (Saturn at center bottom)