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3. Je Denande la Parole
  • Henri Boutet
    1851–1919
    died: Paris, France ; active: France
  • 3. Je Denande la Parole, 1914–1918
  • Les Mots et les Maux de la Guerre
  • Where object was made: France
  • lithograph
  • Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 553 x 371 mm
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 21 3/4 x 14 5/8 in
  • Gift of Professor Eric Gustav Carlson
  • Not on display
  • 2014.0259
Description
Inscriptions/Signature

A uniformed soldier stands behind a podium, turned slightly toward his proper left and his proper right arm is raised. He has a bandage around his forehead and his eyes are injured. His proper left hand is missing and appears bandaged and there is a crutch leaning against the podium. On the podium is an emblem with the monogram RF surrounded by sprigs of leaves.