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l'Hécatombe
  • Henry de Groux
    1867–1930
    born: St-Josse-ten-Noode, Belgium ; died: Marseille, France
  • l'Hécatombe, 1914–1918
  • Where object was made: France
  • lithograph
  • Image Dimensions Height/Width: 463 x 627 mm
    Image Dimensions Height/Width: 18 1/4 x 24 11/16 in
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 538 x 746 mm
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 21 3/16 x 29 3/8 in
  • Gift of Professor Eric Gustav Carlson
  • Not on display
  • 2014.1555
Description

Bodies or injured people on the ground and soldiers wearing masks over their mouths and holding knives, walking through them.