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untitled (soldiers beating civilians)
  • Georges Jeanniot
    1848–1934
    active: France
  • untitled (soldiers beating civilians), 1914–1918
  • Where object was made: France
  • etching
  • Image Dimensions Height/Width: 203 x 275 mm
    Image Dimensions Height/Width: 8 x 10 13/16 in
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 313 x 410 mm
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 12 5/16 x 16 1/8 in
    Plate Mark/Block Dimensions: 215 x 287 mm
    Plate Mark/Block Dimensions: 8 7/16 x 11 5/16 in
  • Gift of Professor Eric Gustav Carlson
  • Not on display
  • 2014.0591
Description

Scene of German soldiers beating civilians, including men, women and children. Woman in front is kneeling over a body on the ground and there are several other bodies on the ground. Differences - additional woman on the ground and the child is hiding his face.