Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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Avant l’attaque
  • Anselmo Bucci
    1887–1955
    born: Fossombrone, Italy ; died: Monza, Italy ; active: Italy, France
  • Avant l’attaque, 1914–1918
  • Where object was made: Italy
  • drypoint
  • Image Dimensions Height/Width: 132 x 115 mm
    Image Dimensions Height/Width: 5 3/16 x 4 1/2 in
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 359 x 275 mm
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 14 1/8 x 10 13/16 in
  • Gift of Professor Eric Gustav Carlson
  • Not on display
  • 2014.0269
Description
Inscriptions/Signature

Soldiers huddled in a trench or landscape. The soldier in the foreground holds a large rifle angled diagonally through the image.