Artist after George Barbier, French, 1882-1932
  • The Benefits of Peace
  • Les bienfaits de la paix (alternate title)
Date 1919
Medium wood engraving, pochoir and hand coloring
Dimensions Sheet: 18 1/2 × 14 1/8 inches (47 × 35.9 cm)
Credit Line Bequest of Jessie L. Metcalf, 1980
Accession Number F1988.48
Department Prints, Drawings & Photographs
Not On View
Marks Stamped, in black, below image, lower right: si vis pacem | para bellvm [vertically on either side of front-facing figure holding sword, square border]
Watermark, below stamp: [illegible]
Inscriptions Inscribed, in black, below image, lower left: Les bienfaits de la paix.
Inscribed, below stamp: 116/500
Jessie L Metcalf;
1988-present, bequest to the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)