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Catalog Number 1998.53.3.8
Object Name Print
Accession number 1998.53
Description Statue of crucified Jesus in an open field. Print is detached from brown mounting paper.

Caption printed above image: Das Schlachtfeld von Saarburg [The battlefield of Saarburg]
Caption printed below image: Das Kreuz wurde von einer Granate weggeschossen, während das Heilandsbild unversehrt Blieb. 21.8.14 [The cross was blown off by a grenade while the Saviour image remained intact. 21/8/14]

Print from the "Kriegsbilder 1914-15", a portfolio of German artworks and photographs that was sold for 3 marks as a fundraiser for war wounded aid ("Kriegs-Invaliden-Hilfe").
Subjects World War 1
Image size 21 x 28.4 cm