Engineer Camp Near Flirey

Description
Charcoal or crayon with gouache on heavy white card. A complex of dugouts and other structures are built into the side of the hill. Soldiers move through the outdoor area in front of the dugouts.
Location
Currently not on view
date made
1918
associated person
War Department
artist
Aylward, William James
referenced
France: Lorraine, Flirey
Physical Description
charcoal (overall production method/technique)
crayon (overall production method/technique)
goauche (overall production method/technique)
heavy card (overall material)
Measurements
overall with cardboard label: 18 11/16 in x 23 13/16 in; 47.46625 cm x 60.48375 cm
overall without cardboard label: 18 3/8 in x 23 13/16 in; 46.6725 cm x 60.48375 cm
ID Number
AF*25655
catalog number
25655
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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