Chateau Thierry

Description
Ink wash sketch. The scene depicts the village of Chateau Thierry as seen from the Old Chateau. A label affixed to the bottom of the drawing reads: "CHATEAU THIERRY/From the terrace of the Old Chateau, July 21, 1918/BY E. PEIXOTTO/TRANSFERRED FROM THE WAR DEPARTMENT/2977."
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
drawing
date made
1918-06
associated date
1917-1918
associated person
War Department
maker
Peixotto, Ernest Clifford
Physical Description
ink (overall production method/technique)
Measurements
overall: 9 1/2 in x 12 1/4 in; 24.13 cm x 31.115 cm
Place Made
Europe: France
depicted
France
ID Number
AF*25819
catalog number
25819
subject
Military
Art
Official Art from the American Expeditionary Forces in World War I
Art
World War I Art
Combat Art
event
World War I
See more items in
Armed Forces History: Armed Forces History, Military
World War I Art
Combat Art
Official Art from the American Expeditionary Forces in World War I
Art
Data Source
National Museum of American History, Kenneth E. Behring Center

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