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Pendant la Bataille de L'Aisne: L'Héroique Sang-Froid de nos Alliés
  • France
  • Pendant la Bataille de L'Aisne: L'Héroique Sang-Froid de nos Alliés, 1914–1918
  • La Grande Guerre
  • Where object was made: Paris, France
  • lithograph, pochoir, letterpress
  • Image Dimensions Height/Width: 211 x 364 mm
    Image Dimensions Height/Width: 8 5/16 x 14 5/16 in
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 280 x 425 mm
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 11 x 16 3/4 in
  • Gift of Professor Eric Gustav Carlson
  • Not on display
  • 2014.0184
Description

Print of a battle scene with a large group of soldiers in gray uniforms standing in the center, facing away from the viewer. On the facing left side there is a soldier ladleing something into a bowl help up by another soldier seated on the ground. On the facing right side there are two soldiers walking toward the center of the scene and a man wearing a gray plaid kilt and playing bagpipes. In the background there are white and gray clouds of smoke.

The series title "La Grande Guerre" is printed at the top of the page and the image title and descriptive text are printed at the bottom of the page.