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La danse de Salomé-Germania
  • Georges d’Ostoya, artist
    1875–?
    born: Okocalvech? ; active: France, Russia
    A. Le Prince, publisher
  • La danse de Salomé-Germania, 1916
  • L’Invasion des barbares
  • Where object was made: France
  • lithograph, pochoir
  • Image Dimensions Height/Width: 411 x 370 mm
    Image Dimensions Height/Width: 16 3/16 x 14 9/16 in
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 577 x 503 mm
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 22 11/16 x 19 13/16 in
  • Gift of Professor Eric Gustav Carlson
  • Not on display
  • 2014.2588.17
Description

Mostly nude woman with jeweled accessories and a robe over her shoulders, in front of a floating circle with a severed head inside it. In the background, Wilhelm II is seated in a throne.