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Arbre blindé camoufle (Shielded Tree Disguise)
  • Pierre Patout
    born: Tonnerre, France ; died: Rueil-Malmaison, France
  • Arbre blindé camoufle (Shielded Tree Disguise), 1914–1923
  • Section de Camouflage
  • Where object was made: France
  • color lithograph
  • Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 351 x 502 mm
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 13 13/16 x 19 3/4 in
  • Gift of Professor Eric Gustav Carlson
  • On view: Kemper Balcony, 408, W1
  • 2014.2616.09

Night scene showing a metal observation structure built into the inside of a hollowed out tree trunk, with soldiers on the ground below and a diagram at the top facing left corner.