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Journée de l'Armée d'Afrique et des Troupes Coloniales
  • Charles Dominique Fouqueray
    1869 or 1872–1956
    born: Le Mans, France ; died: Paris, France ; active: France
  • Journée de l'Armée d'Afrique et des Troupes Coloniales, 1917
  • Where object was made: France
  • color lithograph
  • Image Dimensions Height/Width: 1103 x 762 mm
    Image Dimensions Height/Width: 43 7/16 x 30 in
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 1204 x 800 mm
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 47 3/8 x 31 1/2 in
  • Gift of Professor Eric Gustav Carlson
  • Not on display
  • 2014.2212
Description

Charging African soldiers holding rifles with bayonets, with other soldiers in the background on horseback, flying the French flag. Arabic calligraphy at the top facing right corner.