Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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Dans la Poudrière
  • Anselmo Bucci
    1887–1955
    born: Fossombrone, Italy ; died: Monza, Italy ; active: Italy, France
  • Dans la Poudrière, 1914–1918
  • Where object was made: Italy
  • drypoint
  • Image Dimensions Height/Width: 247 x 187 mm
    Image Dimensions Height/Width: 9 3/4 x 7 3/8 in
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 361 x 272 mm
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 14 3/16 x 10 11/16 in
  • Gift of Professor Eric Gustav Carlson
  • Not on display
  • 2014.0281
Description
Inscriptions/Signature

In the foreground is a male figure that is sitting on the ground, facing away from the viewer. Above and behind him are hanging a rifle, canteen, a trumpet, and other unidenitifed objects. In the background is another soldier who is standing and holding a gun on his proper right shoulder. Another male figure in the background is standing with a gun in his proper left hand.