Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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Artillerie
  • Anselmo Bucci
    1887–1955
    born: Fossombrone, Italy ; died: Monza, Italy ; active: Italy, France
  • Artillerie, 1914–1918
  • Where object was made: Italy
  • drypoint
  • Image Dimensions Height/Width: 141 x 137 mm
    Image Dimensions Height/Width: 5 9/16 x 5 3/8 in
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 359 x 277 mm
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 14 1/8 x 10 7/8 in
  • Gift of Professor Eric Gustav Carlson
  • Not on display
  • 2014.0289
Description
Inscriptions/Signature

In the foreground is a seated soldier in uniform who is clean shaven. Both of his knees are bent and he holds a book or letter in both of his hands. In the background is a group of three standing, uniformed men. The middle figure has his back to the viewer and the others are partially turned to the viewer.