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no. 5, Von Kluck (General Alexander Von Kluck)
  • France
  • no. 5, Von Kluck (General Alexander Von Kluck), 1914–1918
  • Les Monstres des Cathedrales (The Monsters of the Cathedrals)
  • Where object was made: France
  • halftone print
  • Image Dimensions Height/Width: 139 x 88 mm
    Mat Dimensions: 14 x 19 in 2010.0010, 2010.0011, 2010.0197 matted together
  • Anonymous gift
  • Not on display
  • 2010.0011
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This image consists of a gargoyle sculpture on top of Notre Dame Cathedral looking out over the city. The Gargoyle in the image has the face of a man wearing an army cap with a spike on top. The sculpture is facing to the left of the image. Behind the sculpture to the right is a wall. The Gargoyle's face has a mustache and arched eyebrow. On bottom of image we see text describing this image as, No. 5