Creator

Creation Date

2017-10-09

Era

1900-present

Medium

Photographic postcard

Dimensions

5 x 3

Credit Line

Long-term Loan from the Estate of Boris Blick, 2015

Accession Number

2015.419

Creator Biography

Creator Unknown, French and British.

Description

"401. La Grande Guerre 1914-1915. - Bataille de l'Yser. Ypres aprés le bombardement - Vue des Halles. Ypres after the bombardment." Handwritten note on back: "Mar. 9th, '16. This place is now a heap of ruins. all the walls being shattered, one or two of the end pillars still remain but probably will not remain so very long as the equant is continually being shelled by Huss."

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Keywords

WWI, france, postcard, military, history, ypres

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