Le Cardinal Mercier protège la Belgique.

Description:

Illustration of Cardinal Mercier in a gold cape and mitre (headdress). He holds a staff in his left hand. A fallen man is slumped over at his feet and there is a crowd of people behind him, most of whom appear to be women. The Cardinal is depicted in color and the other people are depicted in black & white.

Creator(s): Fouqueray, Charles, 1869-1956.
Creation Date: 1916
Partner(s):
UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
Collection(s):
World War One Collection
World War Poster Collection
Usage:
Total Uses: 491
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Creator (Artist):
Fouqueray, Charles, 1869-1956.

Charles Fouqueray was the official artist of the French military.

Publisher Info:
Publisher Name: Imprimerie Lapina
Place of Publication: Paris, France
Date(s):
  • Creation: 1916
  • Digitized: 2006
Description:

Illustration of Cardinal Mercier in a gold cape and mitre (headdress). He holds a staff in his left hand. A fallen man is slumped over at his feet and there is a crowd of people behind him, most of whom appear to be women. The Cardinal is depicted in color and the other people are depicted in black & white.

Note:

"D Charles Fouqueray 1916"--Artist's signature at lower right corner of picture.

"Lapina.Imp.Paris."

Listed in Library of Congress Prints and Photographs catalog.

Physical Description:

1 poster : col. ; 120 x 80 cm.

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Subject(s):
Keyword(s): Cardinal Mercier | vestments
Parallel Title: Cardinal Mercier protects Belgium.
Series Title: French War Posters
Partner:
UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
Collection:
World War One Collection
Collection:
World War Poster Collection
Identifier:
  • LOCAL-CONT-NO: Database No. 488
  • LOCAL-CONT-NO: Historical Collection Accession No. Y2237
  • : Posters WW1 Fouqueray 1
  • ARK: ark:/67531/metadc260
Resource Type: Poster
Format: Image
Rights:
Access: Public