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Sol mortuorum (The Sun of the Dead)
  • Henry de Groux
    1867–1930
    born: St-Josse-ten-Noode, Belgium ; died: Marseille, France
  • Sol mortuorum (The Sun of the Dead), 1914–1916
  • Le Visage de la Victoire
  • Where object was made: Paris, France
  • etching
  • Paper Type: Normandy Vellum
  • Image Dimensions Height/Width: 183 x 248 mm
    Image Dimensions Height/Width: 7 3/16 x 9 3/4 in
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 255 x 330 mm
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 10 1/16 x 13 in
    Mat Dimensions: 14 x 19 in
  • Museum purchase: Helen Foresman Spencer Art Acquisition Fund
  • Not on display
  • 2005.0144
Description
Inscriptions/Signature

Bird w/olive branch above man’s face, sunset in background.