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Le Soldat Laboureur
  • Guy Arnoux
    1886–1951
    born: Paris, France ; died: Paris, France ; active: France
  • Le Soldat Laboureur, 1917
  • Where object was made: France
  • line block (photomechanical relief print), pochoir
  • Image Dimensions Height/Width: 215 x 136 mm
    Image Dimensions Height/Width: 8 7/16 x 5 3/8 in
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 280 x 189 mm
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 11 x 7 7/16 in
  • Gift of Professor Eric Gustav Carlson
  • Not on display
  • 2014.0145
Description
Inscriptions/Signature

Pochoir image of a male figure standing in a field looking to his proper right, holding a shovel in his proper right hand. He wears blue pants, a pink patterned shirt, a brown scarf and a blue hat. In the lower facing right is a musket and soldier's helmet. In the left facing background, another figure plows a field with two horses. Behind this is a green field, with haystacks on the facing right and a house on the facing left. Below the image is the title and descriptive text and around the entire image is a thin red border.