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Le Paix de l'Ennemi
  • Victor Emile Prouvé, artist
    1858–1943
    born: Nancy, France ; died: Sétif, Algeria
    Berger-Levrault, printer?
  • Le Paix de l'Ennemi, 1918
  • Where object was made: France
  • color lithograph
  • Image Dimensions Height/Width: 565 x 420 mm
    Image Dimensions Height/Width: 22 1/4 x 16 9/16 in
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 703 x 554 mm
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 27 11/16 x 21 13/16 in
  • Gift of Professor Eric Gustav Carlson
  • Not on display
  • 2014.2334
Description

Above the text is a German soldier holding a peace treaty out to a female figure on the ground, while he holds his boot on the neck of a male figure also on the ground. Below the text are cannon barrels and smoke.