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untitled (allegorical figure?)
  • Henry Chapront
    1876–1965
    born: Rochefort, France ; died: Rochefort, France ; active: France
  • untitled (allegorical figure?), 1914–1918
  • Where object was made: France
  • aquatint, etching
  • Image Dimensions Height/Width: 354 x 171 mm
    Image Dimensions Height/Width: 13 15/16 x 6 3/4 in
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 401 x 249 mm
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 15 13/16 x 9 13/16 in
  • Gift of Professor Eric Gustav Carlson
  • Not on display
  • 2014.0294
Description
Inscriptions/Signature

Image of a figure that has is facing to his proper left side and has his proper right leg raised and the proper left leg bent. The figure's proper left arm is raised and has two fingers raised in a V shape. He holds a wide staff in the crook of his proper right arm. The figure wears a pointed hat with a sun on the front and a moon on the back, several elaborate necklaces, a large flowing cloth draped around the body and black pants.