This podcast is part of Watson Conversations, a growing collection of podcasts produced by Wheaton students as part of Art History 298: Photography as Knowledge.
Baudelaire, Saglio and Peter
Siège de Strasbourg – 1870: Préfecture et Théâtre
Purchased with the Kenneth C. and Louise McKeon Deemer ’33 Fund
A photograph vividly documenting the devastation of Strasbourg by Prussian soldiers was likely intended by its makers to be a nationalistic ‘call to arms’ for French viewers, according to Sarah Estrela ’15.