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La Mobilisation 2 Aout 1914
  • Pierre Roche
    1855–1922
    born: Paris, France ; died: Paris, France
  • La Mobilisation 2 Aout 1914, 1914–1915
  • Les Medailles
  • Where object was made: France
  • gypsograph
  • Paper Type: mulberry paper
  • Plate Mark/Block Dimensions: 144 x 142 mm
    Plate Mark/Block Dimensions: 5 5/8 x 5 9/16 in
    Image Dimensions Height/Width: 135 x 135 mm
    Image Dimensions Height/Width: 5 5/16 x 5 5/16 in
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 280 x 190 mm
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 11 x 7 1/2 in
  • Museum purchase: R. Charles and Mary Margaret Clevenger Art Acquisition Fund
  • Not on display
  • 2010.0168.07
Description
Inscriptions/Signature
Literature

Image depicts a male figure pulling a sword out of a waist sheath. Behind him is an image of an eagle or some type of bird created in a motif like manner. On the ground we see wheat or grain particular cut and a scythe behind the figure. On top of image we see text that reads," Aout 1914 la mobilisation.