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General Petain: Défenseur de Verdun
  • Jean Leprince, artist
    Nouvel Essor, publisher
  • General Petain: Défenseur de Verdun, 1916
  • Galerie des Hommes Célèbres de la Grande Guerre
  • Where object was made: France
  • line block (photomechanical relief print), pochoir, letterpress
  • Image Dimensions Height/Width: 361 x 250 mm
    Image Dimensions Height/Width: 14 3/16 x 9 13/16 in
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 479 x 326 mm
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 18 7/8 x 12 13/16 in
  • Gift of Professor Eric Gustav Carlson
  • Not on display
  • 2014.1483
Description

Standing male figure in a blue uniform standing in front of a stone building with soldiers' bodies on the ground.