Square at Pont-a-Mousson

Description
Pencil and watercolor sketch on paper. American soldiers, mounted and on foot, move through the square of this small French town. An ambulance is in the right foreground. This scene was captured at the end of the First World War.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
sketch
date made
1918-11
artist
Smith, J. Andre
Physical Description
paper (mat board material)
graphite (overall production method/t; active ingredientsechnique)
watercolor (overall production method/technique)
paper (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 11 1/2 in x 15 1/2 in; 29.21 cm x 39.37 cm
sketch: 6 1/8 in x 10 1/2 in; 15.5575 cm x 26.67 cm
depicted
France: Lorraine, Pont-à-Mousson
ID Number
AF*26051
catalog number
26051
accession number
64592
related event
World War I
See more items in
Armed Forces History: Armed Forces History, Military
World War I Art
Combat Art
Military
Art
Art
Official Art from the American Expeditionary Forces in World War I
Data Source
National Museum of American History, Kenneth E. Behring Center

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