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Catalog Number 1920.1.393
Object Name Poster
Accession number 1920.1
Other number FR-Pr-6
Description Country of Origin: France
Title: The Onslaught
Artist: V. Prouve, signed and dated
Date: 1918
Size: 64.8 x 47.4 cm
Issuing Agency:
Medium: Lithograph, printed by Berger-Levrault, Paris-Nancy

Inscription: La Ruee / en 1914 / La ruee sur Paris s'ecrasu sur La Marne, et la ruee sur l'Yser aboutit / pour l'ennemi d'une sanglante defaite. / en 1916 / La ruee sur Verdun couvrit nos soldats d'une gloire immortelle.... (partial)

Translation: The onslaught / in 1914 / The onslaught on Paris weighed down on the Marne, and the onslaught of the Yser ending in / a bloody defeat for the enemy. / in 1916 / The onslaught on / Verdun covers our soldiers with an immortal glory...
Date 1918
Year Range from 1918
Year Range to 1918
Subjects World War I