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Notre Artillerie Lourde: Le Rimailho
  • Eduardo García Benito
    born: Valladolid, Spain ; active: France
  • Notre Artillerie Lourde: Le Rimailho, 1914–1918
  • La Grande Guerre
  • Where object was made: Paris, France
  • woodcut, pochoir, letterpress
  • Image Dimensions Height/Width: 219 x 305 mm
    Image Dimensions Height/Width: 8 5/8 x 12 in
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 326 x 406 mm
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 12 13/16 x 16 in
  • Gift of Professor Eric Gustav Carlson
  • Not on display
  • 2014.0203

A group of soldiers in a forest loads artillery shells into a heavy artillery machine that is located in the center of the image. The men wear dark blue and light blue uniforms and overcoats. There is a sentry in a tree in the background.

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.