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Les Affiches de la Guerre; La Journée du Poilu
  • Maurice Neumont, artist
    1868–1930
    born: Paris, France ; died: Paris, France
    Librairie Schwarz et Compagnie, publisher
    Lapina, printer
  • Les Affiches de la Guerre; La Journée du Poilu, 1915
  • La Guerre de 1914-16 Docomentée
  • Where object was made: France
  • lithograph
  • Image Dimensions Height/Width: 201 x 190 mm
    Image Dimensions Height/Width: 7 15/16 x 7 1/2 in
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 321 x 245 mm
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 12 5/8 x 9 5/8 in
  • Gift of Professor Eric Gustav Carlson
  • Not on display
  • 2014.1517
Description

Soldier on a battlefield, holding a rifle in one hand and preparing to throw a grendade from his proper right hand.