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L'Horloge de la Guerre
  • Guy Arnoux
    1886–1951
    born: Paris, France ; died: Paris, France ; active: France
  • L'Horloge de la Guerre, 1914–1918
  • Where object was made: France
  • line block (photomechanical relief print), pochoir
  • Image Dimensions Height/Width: 395 x 308 mm
    Image Dimensions Height/Width: 15 9/16 x 12 1/8 in
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 506 x 324 mm
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 19 15/16 x 12 3/4 in
  • Gift of Professor Eric Gustav Carlson
  • Not on display
  • 2014.0222
Description
Inscriptions/Signature

A large clock face with Roman numerals in the center is flanked by two blue uniformed soldiers, one with a mustache, one without. Surrounding the clock is a decorative panel with a pink background that depicts a flying rooster, floral patterns, and munitions.