Billeting Village Near Neufchâteau

Description
Oil and gouache on paper. In this village scene none of the buildings have escaped damage from the war. Shell damage is apparent in the houses' roofs and the holes in the road in the foreground.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
drawing
date made
1918
associated person
War Department
artist
Aylward, William James
Physical Description
oil (overall production method/technique)
gouache (overall production method/technique)
paper (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 17 1/2 in x 22 13/16 in; 44.45 cm x 57.94375 cm
referenced
France: Lorraine, Neufchâteau
ID Number
AF*25684
catalog number
25684
accession number
64592
related event
World War I
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Armed Forces History: Armed Forces History, Military
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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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