Boundary Bridge Over the Sure, Echternach

Description
Charcoal sketch on paper. The sketch is a winter scene of a bridge over a river. Buildings and bare trees on teh far end of bridge (on the right side of the sketch). A label below the sketch on the cardboard mount reads: "BOUNDARY BRIDGE OVER THE SURE/ECHTERNACH/BY E. PEIXOTTO/TRANSFERRED FROM THE WAR DEPARTMENT/2970."
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
sketch
date made
ca 1918
associated date
1917-1918
associated person
War Department
artist
Peixotto, Ernest Clifford
Physical Description
charcoal (overall production method/technique)
Measurements
overall: 15 in x 17 in; 38.1 cm x 43.18 cm
sketch: 11 in x 14 in; 27.94 cm x 35.56 cm
depicted
Luxembourg: Grevenmacher, District de, Echternach
ID Number
AF*25812
catalog number
25812
accession number
64592
related event
World War I
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Data Source
National Museum of American History, Kenneth E. Behring Center

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