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La Croix Rouge
  • Lucien Laforge
    1885–1952
    born: Paris, France ; active: France
  • La Croix Rouge
  • Where object was made: France
  • Image Dimensions Height/Width: 303 x 200 mm
    Image Dimensions Height/Width: 11 15/16 x 7 7/8 in
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 318 x 239 mm
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 12 1/2 x 9 7/16 in
  • Gift of Professor Eric Gustav Carlson
  • Not on display
  • 2014.3012
Description

Two nurses serve tend to bedridden soldiers whom may be Algerian. A basket of apples is on the floor in the foreground. Text above the image reads: “se trouve à la libraire lutetia 66 boulevard raspail paris.” Text below the image reads: “la croix rouge.” The artist’s signature is in the upper right corner of the image.