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Le Mur des Poitrines
  • Jean Leprince, artist
    Librairie de Lutétia, publisher
  • Le Mur des Poitrines, 1916
  • Where object was made: France
  • line block (photomechanical relief print), pochoir, letterpress
  • Image Dimensions Height/Width: 360 x 555 mm
    Image Dimensions Height/Width: 14 3/16 x 21 7/8 in
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 505 x 651 mm
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 19 7/8 x 25 5/8 in
  • Gift of Professor Eric Gustav Carlson
  • Not on display
  • 2014.1531
Description

Battle scene with hundreds of soldiers in blue and red uniforms in the background and in the foreground there are soldiers in blue and red uniforms fighting with soldiers in green uniforms and spiked helmets.