Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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Verdun
  • Robert Bonfils, artist
    1886–1971
    born: Paris, France ; died: Paris, France ; active: France
    Librairie de Lutétia, publisher
  • Verdun, 1916–1918
  • La Manière Francaise
  • Where object was made: France
  • line block (photomechanical relief print), pochoir
  • Image Dimensions Height/Width: 252 x 186 mm
    Image Dimensions Height/Width: 9 15/16 x 7 5/16 in
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 318 x 237 mm
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 12 1/2 x 9 5/16 in
  • Gift of Professor Eric Gustav Carlson
  • Not on display
  • 2014.2574.17
Description

Soldiers on a battlefield surrounded by trees. In the foreground is a firing cannon engulfed in pink and purple smoke.