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untitled (explosion on a battlefield)
  • Félix Edouard Vallotton
    1865–1925
    born: Lausanne, Switzerland ; died: Paris, France
  • untitled (explosion on a battlefield), 1916
  • C’est la Guerre!
  • Where object was made: France
  • woodcut
  • Image Dimensions Height/Width: 178 x 225 mm
    Image Dimensions Height/Width: 7 x 8 7/8 in
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 251 x 337 mm
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 9 7/8 x 13 1/4 in
  • Gift of Professor Eric Gustav Carlson
  • Not on display
  • 2014.2614.05
Description

Large explosion on a battlefield, with a trench in the foreground and soldiers' heads just visible above ground.