Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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L’ancètre (The Ancestor)
  • Henry de Groux
    1867–1930
    born: St-Josse-ten-Noode, Belgium ; died: Marseille, France
  • L’ancètre (The Ancestor), 1914–1916
  • Le Visage de la Victoire
  • Where object was made: Paris, France
  • etching
  • Paper Type: Normandy Vellum
  • Image Dimensions Height/Width: 182 x 247 mm
    Image Dimensions Height/Width: 7 1/8 x 9 3/4 in
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 255 x 328 mm
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 10 1/16 x 12 7/8 in
    Mat Dimensions: 14 x 19 in
  • Museum purchase: Helen Foresman Spencer Art Acquisition Fund
  • Not on display
  • 2005.0126
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A hunched figure stands at left; fallen figures in the background at right.