|Measurement||sheet: 24.8 x 33.4 cm; image: 17.6 x 22.3 cm|
|Physical description||woodcut on wove paper; edition: 32/90|
|Place made||France: Paris|
First World War, 1914-1918
Item copyright: Copyright expired - public domain
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La tranchee; plate 1 from 'C'est la guerre (This is war)'
An explosion on a battlefield with a trench in the foreground. Vallotton himself published and sold the portfolio of six woodcuts entitled 'C'est la guerre (This is war)'. This print is plate 1 from the set; 32 from an edition of 90, out of a total edition of 100 (of which 10 were printed on Japan paper). Godefroy 216; Vallotton and Georg 212