Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

Welcome to the Spencer Collection

Gare la marmite! (Watch Out for the Big Shell!)
  • André Edouard Devambez
    1867–1944
    born: Paris, France ; died: Paris, France
  • Gare la marmite! (Watch Out for the Big Shell!), 1915–1917
  • Douze eaux-fortes, scènes de la guerre (Twelve Etchings, Scenes from the War)
  • Where object was made: France
  • etching
  • Image Dimensions Height/Width: 256 x 317 mm
    Image Dimensions Height/Width: 10 1/16 x 12 1/2 in
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 360 x 475 mm
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 14 3/16 x 18 11/16 in
  • Gift of Professor Eric Gustav Carlson
  • Not on display
  • C2014.010.10
Description

Man on horseback and a crouching soldier next to a wall, with clouds of smoke and shrapnel in the air.