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La Retraite. Dans divers endroits les Allemands battirent en retraite: P.24-1994

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Titles

La Retraite. Dans divers endroits les Allemands battirent en retraite
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 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
  • Type: Title
  • Text: No.21
  • Location: Sheet upper right
  • Method of creation: Printed
  • Type: Number
  • Text: MODÈLE DÉPOSÉ
  • Location: Sheet lower left
  • Method of creation: Printed
  • Type: Inscription
  • Text: IMP. 13 QUAI D’ANJOU, PARIS
  • Location: Sheet lower right
  • Method of creation: Printed
  • Type: Inscription
  • Text: LA RETRAITE / DANS DIVERS ENDROITS LES ALLEMANDS BATTIRENT EN RETRAITE
  • Location: Sheet lower centre
  • Method of creation: Printed
  • Type: Title

Inscription present: in two columns

  • Text: Après plusieurs combats en Belgique, les alliés forcerent les Allemandes à battre en / retraite sur plusieurs points. Notamment entre Nieuport et Middleberghe. Les alliés pour-/ suivent l'ennemi sans relâche, les Allemandes se virent obligés de fuir devant l'énergique / offensive de ceux-ci. La retraite de l'armée allemande fut très difficile, elle se passa dans / un grand désordre, sous une trombe de fer dans des terrains inondés où leurs cannons / s'embourbaient, ils abandonnèrent matériel et blessés. (Du 23 au 28 Octobre 1914.)
  • Location: Sheet lower centre
  • Method of creation: Printed
  • Type: Inscription
  • Text: Cette estampe est la vingtième d’une collection qui paraîtra pendant la durée de la guerre
  • Location: Sheet lower centre
  • Method of creation: Printed
  • Type: Inscription

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Identification numbers

Accession number: P.24-1994
Primary reference Number: 198896
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Audit data

Created: Thursday 15 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

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