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Catalog Number 1920.1.404
Object Name Poster
Accession number 1920.1
Other number FR-Pr-17
Description Country of Origin: France
Title: The Voice of the Ruins
Artist: V. Prouve, signed and dated
Date: 1918
Size: 49.8 x 60.2 cm
Issuing Agency:
Medium: Lithograph, printed by Verger-Levrault, Paris-Nancy

Inscription: La voix des ruines / Elle monte de la terre ravagee, des vergers detruits, des usines incendiee, / des villages aneantis, des murs ecroules on pantelants, de la solitude emouvante des cities fantomes....Revue Pedagogique (partial)

Translation: The voice of the ruins. It mounts fromt he ravaged earth, from the devastated orchards, from the burned factories, from the destroyed villages, from the walls, fallen or gasping, from the moving solitude of phantom cities... (partial)
Date n.d.
Subjects World War I