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La Prise de Przemysl: 22 Mars 1915
  • Eduardo García Benito
    1891–1981
    born: Valladolid, Spain ; active: France
  • La Prise de Przemysl: 22 Mars 1915, 1915–1918
  • La Grande Guerre
  • Where object was made: Paris, France
  • woodcut, pochoir, letterpress
  • Image Dimensions Height/Width: 218 x 309 mm
    Image Dimensions Height/Width: 8 9/16 x 12 3/16 in
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 311 x 381 mm
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 12 1/4 x 15 in
  • Gift of Professor Eric Gustav Carlson
  • Not on display
  • 2014.0207
Description
Inscriptions/Signature

Four men in uniforms that are shaded in colors of blue, green, pink, and purple, as if they were reflecting light from a sunrise or sunset walking through snow. The skin on their exposed skin is very bright pink. The man on the facing right is carrying a large rifle against his shoulder.

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.