The Church at Fossoy. (On the German Line of Retreat)

The Church at Fossoy. (On the German Line of Retreat)

Description
Graphite and gouache on paper mounted on heavy white card. The drawing shows a badly damaged church at Fossoy, France. There is a bare tree on the left.
Location
Currently not on view
date made
1918-07-26
associated person
War Department
artist
Aylward, William James
depicted
France: Picardie, Aisne
Physical Description
graphite (overall production method/technique)
gouache (overall production method/technique)
paper (overall material)
Measurements
overall (with white card): 12 in x 17 5/8 in; 30.48 cm x 44.7675 cm
drawing on beige paper (without white card): 10 1/4 in x 15 1/4 in; 26.035 cm x 38.735 cm
ID Number
AF.25671
catalog number
25671
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

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