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portfolio cover
  • H. Albert Barberis
    active: France ?
  • portfolio cover, 1918
  • La Terre Gémit (The Earth Moans)
  • Where object was made: France
  • salted paper print, felt, dyeing
  • Image Dimensions Height/Width: 162 x 86 mm (cover image)
    Image Dimensions Height/Width: 6 3/8 x 3 3/8 in (cover image)
    Object Height/Width: 25.5 x 69.5 cm open, laid flat
    Object Height/Width: 10 1/16 x 27 3/8 in open, laid flat
  • Gift of Professor Eric Gustav Carlson
  • On view: Kemper Balcony, 408, C1
  • 2014.2566
Label Text

Soft, blue felt portfolio cover that has a lithograph of a standing soldier leaning on his rifle glued to the front. Inside the front and back of the covers is a lithograph of an aerial view of fields and clouds, glued to the felt.