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Les Poilus
  • Louis Abel-Truchet
    1857–1918
    born: Versailles, France ; died: Auxerre, France ; active: France
  • Les Poilus, 1914–1918
  • Where object was made: France
  • etching, drypoint
  • Image Dimensions Height/Width: 125 x 214 mm
    Image Dimensions Height/Width: 4 15/16 x 8 7/16 in
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 245 x 315 mm
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 9 5/8 x 12 3/8 in
    Plate Mark/Block Dimensions: 148 x 238 mm
    Plate Mark/Block Dimensions: 5 13/16 x 9 3/8 in
  • Gift of Professor Eric Gustav Carlson
  • Not on display
  • 2014.1042
Description

Image of a single male figure standing in the rain, holding a rifle.