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L'obus diviseur
  • S. D’Alba
  • L'obus diviseur, 1914–1918
  • Where object was made: France
  • ink, watercolor
  • Object Height/Width: 24.9 x 32.2 cm
    Object Height/Width: 9 13/16 x 12 11/16 in
  • Gift of Professor Eric Gustav Carlson
  • Not on display
  • 2014.2079
Description

Two scenes side by side of two men in green uniforms climbing a mountain and connected by a rope. On the left the rope is intact and on the right it has been severed by an artillery shell.