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Départ á la Gare de l'Est
  • Paul-Émile Colin
    1867–1949
    born: Lunéville, France ; died: Bourg-la-Reine, France ; active: France
  • Départ á la Gare de l'Est, 1914–1918
  • Where object was made: France
  • roulette, soft ground
  • Image Dimensions Height/Width: 80 x 68 mm
    Image Dimensions Height/Width: 3 1/8 x 2 11/16 in
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 167 x 144 mm
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 6 9/16 x 5 11/16 in
  • Gift of Professor Eric Gustav Carlson
  • Not on display
  • 2014.0308
Description
Inscriptions/Signature

Image of a train station. In the foreground are two standing male figures. The one on the facing left side is looking to his right and carrying a pack under his proper right arm and military helmets are slung across his back. To the facing right, near the center is another standing male figure who holds a cane in his proper right hand and in the background are other uniformed soldiers.