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La Grande Date (6 Septembre 1914)
  • Jean Louis Forain
    1852–1931
    born: Reims, France ; died: Paris, France
  • La Grande Date (6 Septembre 1914), 1914–1918
  • Where object was made: France
  • line block (photomechanical relief print), letterpress
  • Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 382 x 561 mm
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 15 1/16 x 22 1/16 in
  • Gift of Professor Eric Gustav Carlson
  • Not on display
  • 2014.1369
Description

Image of a German soldier tied to a stake in the ground, with a rope tied around his neck.