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Catalog Number 1983.120.96
Object Name Print
Accession number 1983.120
Description Print by Louis Raemaekers

German presents flowers to simpering skeleton in female dress.

Information Written on Back: No. 128 / 192 / August 4, 1915. The first anniversary of the war.


Additional Information from "Raemaekers' Cartoon History of the War, Volume 2" by Louis Raemaekers Copyright 1919 (https://www.gutenberg.org/files/37846/37846-h/37846-h.htm)

NOTE: Total losses amongst all belligerents during first year of war:

Killed: 3,026,713
Wounded: 5,768,994
Missing and Prisoners: 2,673,188
Total:11,528,895

NOTE AUTHOR: Nineteenth Century and After.

CARTOON CAPTION: Bernhardi: "Have we not surpassed your most sanguine expectations?"
People Raemaekers, Louis
Subjects World War 1
Art
Prints
Lithographs
Political cartoons
Anniversaries
Artist Raemaekers, Louis
Title The Anniversary, August, 1915
Image size 38.1 x 29.2 cm