The River at Neufchâteau

Description
Crayon and gouache on card. The work depicts a view of the river at Neufchâteau, France. Two soldiers are along the bank of the river. One man is sitting down and fishing; the other holds an umbrella over the sitting man's head. A large church, several houses, and outhouses are visible in the background.
Location
Currently not on view
date made
1918
associated person
War Department
artist
Aylward, William James
depicted
France: Lorraine, Neufchâteau
Physical Description
crayon (overall production method/technique)
gouache (overall production method/technique)
paper (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 17 15/16 in x 21 15/16 in; 45.56125 cm x 55.72125 cm
ID Number
AF.25674
catalog number
25674
accession number
64592
Credit Line
War Department. Historical Branch of the General Staff
related event
World War I
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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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