Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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Le Métro
  • Maurice Busset
    1879–1936
    born: Clermont-Ferrand, France ; died: Clermont-Ferrand, France
  • Le Métro, 1918
  • Au temps des Gothas, Paris bombardé, Janvier - Juillet 1918
  • Where object was made: France
  • color line block (photomechanical relief print)?
  • Image Dimensions Height/Width: 245 x 355 mm
    Image Dimensions Height/Width: 9 5/8 x 14 in
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 290 x 412 mm
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 11 7/16 x 16 1/4 in
  • Gift of Professor Eric Gustav Carlson
  • Not on display
  • 2014.1395
Description

Image of crowds of people taking shelter in subway tunnels. Printed mostly in shades of brown.