Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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Aux Vainqueurs!
  • Guy Arnoux
    1886–1951
    born: Paris, France ; died: Paris, France ; active: France
  • Aux Vainqueurs!, 1914–1918
  • Where object was made: France
  • line block (photomechanical relief print), pochoir
  • Image Dimensions Height/Width: 431 x 482 mm
    Image Dimensions Height/Width: 16 15/16 x 19 in
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 470 x 561 mm
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 18 1/2 x 22 1/16 in
  • Gift of Professor Eric Gustav Carlson
  • Not on display
  • 2014.0227
Description
Inscriptions/Signature

In the foreground there are ten people dressed in clothing from various periods in time and they are facing away from the viewer. In the center of the print is a uniformed man riding a rearing horse. To his proper left is a parade of uniformed soldiers carrying French flags. The border is brownish green with leaves, and wrapped with sashes in red/white/blue and witha red/white/blue bow at the bottom.