Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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Batteries detruites (Destroyed Batteries)
  • Henry de Groux
    1867–1930
    born: St-Josse-ten-Noode, Belgium ; died: Marseille, France
  • Batteries detruites (Destroyed Batteries)
  • Le Visage de la Victoire
  • Where object was made: Paris, France
  • etching
  • Paper Type: laid
  • Image Dimensions Height/Width: 185 x 247 mm
    Image Dimensions Height/Width: 7 1/4 x 9 3/4 in
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 251 x 331 mm
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 9 7/8 x 13 1/16 in
    Mat Dimensions: 14 x 19 in
  • Museum purchase: Helen Foresman Spencer Art Acquisition Fund
  • Not on display
  • 2005.0121
Description
Inscriptions/Signature

Slumped, dead figures lie around lifeless artillery (textured sky).