French Sculpture Census

photo credit : Fine Arts Museums of San Francisco
artist © : public domain

ALLOUARD, Henri
Paris 1844 - ? 1929

Bataille de l'Yzer (sic), Octobre MCMXIV [1914]
Battle of Yzer (sic), October 1914

c. 1920
bronze

medal
diam. 2 3/4

Acc. No. : CP 1287
Credit Line : Gift of Alma de Bretteville Spreckels

San Francisco, California, Fine Arts Museums of San Francisco, Legion of Honor

legionofhonor.famsf.org

Provenance

  • Gift of Alma de Bretteville Spreckels

Bibliography

  • Website of the War Collection in the Clark University Library, Worcester, MA:
    Obverse: Bataille de l'Yser, Octobre, MCMXIV. France with folded arms watches fighting troops. Gallic cock crows over prostrate German eagle. Reverse: medallions of Admiral Ronarch and General Foch.

Related Works

Another copy in the same museum, CP 1280.
Another copy in the War Collection, in the Clark University Library, Worcester, MA.