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Gloria Victoribus
  • Camille Félix Bellanger
    1853–1923
    born: Paris, France ; died: Paris, France ; active: France
  • Gloria Victoribus, 1919
  • Where object was made: France
  • Image Dimensions Height/Width: 352 x 518 mm
    Image Dimensions Height/Width: 13 7/8 x 20 3/8 in
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 486 x 754 mm
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 19 1/8 x 29 11/16 in
  • Gift of Professor Eric Gustav Carlson
  • Not on display
  • 2014.3013
Description

A woman with angel wings is the central focus of this image. She is depicted wearing a white robe and with arms outstretched. A trumpet is in her left hand. Behind her are images of French landmarks, including the Arc de Triomphe and the Notre Dame. Below her is sheet of text which has been attached to the poster. The sheet has a paragraph of hand-written script titled “Aux-Martyrs des Batailles.” Below this sheet are depictions of the allied leaders.