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Au Champ d'honneur. Le Général Pau décore le capitaine aviateur Langlois.: P.11-1994

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Titles

Au Champ d'honneur. Le Général Pau décore le capitaine aviateur Langlois.
La Grande Guerre

Maker(s)

Unknown (Printmaker)
Tolmer & Co. (Publisher)

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Given (1994-02) by Gurney, Sophie, Mrs

Dating

20th century
Production date: AD/CE 1914

School or Style

French

Techniques used in production

Hand colouring Lithography

Inscription or legends present

  • Text: LA GRANDE GUERRE
  • Location: Sheet upper centre
  • Method of creation: Printed
  • Title
  • Text: No.5
  • Location: Sheet upper right
  • Method of creation: Printed
  • Number
  • Text: MODÈLE DÉPOSÉ
  • Location: Sheet lower left
  • Method of creation: Printed
  • Inscription
  • Text: IMP. 13 QUAI D’ANJOU, PARIS
  • Location: Sheet lower right
  • Method of creation: Printed
  • Inscription
  • Text: AU CHAMP D'HONNEUR. LE GÉNÉRAL PAU DÉCORE LE CAPITAINE AVIATEUR LANGLOIS.
  • Location: Sheet lower centre
  • Method of creation: Printed
  • Title

Inscription present: in two columns

  • Text: C’est en face du monument « Quand Même », à Belfort, devant les canons et le biplan / pris à l’ennemi que le Général PAU a remis le Croix de la Légion d’Honneur au Capitaine / Aviateur LANGLOIS. / Le Général PAU prononça les paroles suivantes : Au nom du Gouvernement de la République, / je vous nomme Chevalier de la Légion d’Honneur devant ces trophées pris à l’ennemi et vous donne l’accolade avec ce sabre pris à un officier allemand. / Une foule émue assista respectueusement à l’inoubliable cérémonie, qui s’acheva au milieu de / frénétiques applaudissements et au cri unanime de « VIVE LA FRANCE » (24 Août 1914)
  • Location: Sheet lower centre
  • Method of creation: Printed
  • Inscription
  • Text: Cette estampe est la cinquième d’une collection qui paraîtra pendant la durée de la guerre
  • Location: Sheet lower centre
  • Method of creation: Printed
  • Inscription

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Identification numbers

Accession number: P.11-1994
Primary reference Number: 198875
Stable URI

Audit data

Created: Wednesday 14 May 2014 Updated: Monday 3 August 2020 Last processed: Sunday 21 March 2021

Associated departments & institutions

Owner or interested party: The Fitzwilliam Museum
Associated department: Paintings, Drawings and Prints

Citation for print

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The Fitzwilliam Museum (2020) "Print" Web page available at: https://collection.beta.fitz.ms/id/object/198875 Accessed: 2021-12-03 20:21:21

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