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Big Bertha
  • Jules-Abel Faivre
    1867–1945
    born: Lyon, France ; died: Nice, France ; active: France
  • Big Bertha, 1914–1918
  • Where object was made: France
  • pastel
  • Object Height/Width: 42.3 x 34.7 cm approximate
    Object Height/Width: 16 5/8 x 13 11/16 in approximate
    Frame Dimensions: 23 3/4 x 20 3/4 x 1 in
    Weight: 8 lbs
  • Gift of Professor Eric Gustav Carlson
  • Not on display
  • 2014.2315
Description

Standing female figure with long blonde braids, holding a vertical cannon barrel,, with a green blouse and red skirt.