Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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The Duel
  • Albert Bloch
    born: Saint Louis, Missouri, United States ; died: Lawrence, Kansas, United States ; active: Germany, United States
  • The Duel, 1913
  • Where object was made: United States
  • drypoint
  • Paper Type: wove
  • Plate Mark/Block Dimensions: plate 200 x 261 mm
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 356 x 483 mm
    Plate Mark/Block Dimensions: plate 7 7/8 x 10 1/4 in
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 356 x 483 mm
    Mat Dimensions: 20 x 25 in
  • Gift of Albert Bloch
  • Not on display
  • 1939.0007

At the left is a group of three men standing and one is holding a pistol at his side. At the right is a group of four men, one lying, one stooping over the figure, and two standing over the other two. Two men stand at the lower right watching the scene.