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La Prise d'Une Tranchée: L'Attaque
  • Eduardo García Benito
    1891–1981
    born: Valladolid, Spain ; active: France
  • La Prise d'Une Tranchée: L'Attaque, 1914–1918
  • La Grande Guerre
  • Where object was made: Paris, France
  • woodcut, pochoir, letterpress
  • Image Dimensions Height/Width: 220 x 308 mm
    Image Dimensions Height/Width: 8 11/16 x 12 1/8 in
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 312 x 406 mm
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 12 5/16 x 16 in
  • Gift of Professor Eric Gustav Carlson
  • Not on display
  • 2014.0204
Description

A battle scene in a forest with German soldiers in gray uniforms evacuating a trench on top of which French soldiers charge forward in blue uniforms. In the back ground is clouds of smoke and dull colored tree trunks.

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.