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dust jacket for Reims sept siècles d’histoire devant la cathédrale
  • Eduardo García Benito, artist
    1891–1981
    born: Valladolid, Spain ; active: France
    R. Burnand, author
    Berger-Levrault, publisher
  • dust jacket for Reims sept siècles d’histoire devant la cathédrale, 1918
  • Where object was made: France
  • line block (photomechanical relief print), pochoir
  • Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 290 x 355 mm closed
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 11 7/16 x 14 in closed
  • Gift of Professor Eric Gustav Carlson
  • Not on display
  • 2014.2569.02
Description

One sheet of paper that wraps around front and back of the book. On the front is an image of a soldier holding up a sprig of leaves, with a burning Reims cathedral in the background.