Locomotive Shops Near St. Nazaire

Description
Charcoal, pencil, and ink wash drawing on white card stock. The work depicts the interior of a locomotive shop near St. Nazaire, France. Men are working on the engines in the shop.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
sketch
date made
1918-07
associated date
1917-1918
associated person
War Department
artist
Peixotto, Ernest Clifford
Physical Description
charcoal (overall production method/technique)
pencil (overall production method/technique)
ink wash (overall production method/technique)
card stock (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 13 in x 17 7/8 in; 33.02 cm x 45.4025 cm
Place Made
Europe: France
referenced
France: Pays de la Loire, Saint Nazaire
ID Number
AF*25842
catalog number
25842
accession number
64592
subject
World War I Art
Official Art from the American Expeditionary Forces in World War I
Combat Art
Art
Locomotives
Art
Military
event
World War I
See more items in
Armed Forces History: Armed Forces History, General
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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