Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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Les Retours... Les Départs
  • Maurice Le Poitevin
    born: Le Havre, France ; died: Paris, France
  • Les Retours... Les Départs, 1914–1918
  • Where object was made: France
  • line block (photomechanical relief print)
  • Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 368 x 262 mm
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 14 1/2 x 10 5/16 in
  • Gift of Professor Eric Gustav Carlson
  • Not on display
  • 2014.1003.verso

Two images side by side, the one on the facing left is a soldier with a ball and chain labeled "victoire" and standing in front of a wall, the one on the facing right is a soldier facing toward the viewer and waving, while soldiers behiind him board a train.