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Glorieuses reliques

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Title

Glorieuses reliques
Остатки славы

Subject

Bereavement
Funeral Rites
World War I
Postcards

Description

Postcard with a painting of a French woman and her family receiving news of her husband's passing during World War I. She is comforted by a nun and being handed her husband uniform.
Original painting by Léonie Michaud.
Title from caption.
Date based on likely year of purchase by Dr. George W. Norris while stationed in France, 1917-1918.

Creator

Michaud, Léonie

Publisher

Digitized by the Historical Medical Library of The College of Physicians of Philadelphia

Date

between 1917? and 1918?

Language

fre

Type

StillImage

Identifier

ZZ10c_5.121a

Temporal Coverage

History, 20th Century

Original Format

1 print : color (postcard format)

Physical Dimensions

9 x 14 cm

Citation

Michaud, Léonie, “Glorieuses reliques,” The College of Physicians of Philadelphia Digital Library, accessed December 4, 2021, https://www.cppdigitallibrary.org/items/show/1527.

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