Church in Baccarat

Description
Ink wash sketch on paper. A gothic church rises above a bridge spanning a river. A convoy of large vehicles crosses the bridge.
From catalog card: "The bridge was blown up in the early part of the war; is now temporarily repaired."
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
sketch
date made
1918-04
associated date
1917-1918
associated person
War Department
maker
Peixotto, Ernest Clifford
Physical Description
ink wash (overall production method/technique)
Measurements
overall: 10 3/4 in x 13 5/8 in; 27.305 cm x 34.6075 cm
depicted
France: Lorraine, Baccarat
ID Number
AF*25820
catalog number
25820
accession number
64592
related event
World War I
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Armed Forces History: Armed Forces History, Military
World War I Art
Combat Art
Military
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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