Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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Debout les morts!
  • Adolphe Léon Willette
    1857–1926
    born: Châlons-sur-Marne, France ; died: Paris, France ; active: France
  • Debout les morts!, 1914–1918
  • Where object was made: France
  • colored pencil, ink
  • Object Height/Width: 32 x 45.5 cm
    Object Height/Width: 12 5/8 x 17 15/16 in
  • Gift of Professor Eric Gustav Carlson
  • Not on display
  • 2014.1145
Description

Image of an allegorical female figure on a pedestal that wears a mask and has bat-shaped wings. In the background are cavalry soldiers.