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Le Porte-Flambeau de la Civilisation allemande.
  • Auguste Jean Baptiste Roubille, artist
    Berger-Levrault, publisher
    Jean Crès, publisher
  • Le Porte-Flambeau de la Civilisation allemande., 1914
  • La Grande Guerre par les artistes
  • Where object was made: France
  • lithograph
  • Image Dimensions Height/Width: 241 x 181 mm
    Image Dimensions Height/Width: 9 1/2 x 7 1/8 in
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 325 x 498 mm (.03 and .06 on same sheet)
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 12 13/16 x 19 5/8 in (.03 and .06 on same sheet)
  • Gift of Professor Eric Gustav Carlson
  • Not on display
  • 2014.2378.03
Description

German soldier holding a sword in one hand and a flaming torch in the other, stepping over a woman and child's bodies on the ground.