American Troops Supply Train

Description
Gouache and oil on paper. A group of American soldiers and horse-drawn carts laden with supplies are the subject of this busy scene. A large shell torn building is in the background.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
drawing
date made
1918
associated date
1917-1918
associated person
War Department
artist
Aylward, William James
Physical Description
oil (overall production method/technique)
gouache (overall production method/technique)
paper (overall material)
Measurements
full one: 19 1/2 in x 26 15/16 in; 49.53 cm x 68.42125 cm
Place Made
Europe: France
ID Number
AF*25645
catalog number
25645
accession number
64592
subject
Combat Art
Art
World War I Art
Official Art from the American Expeditionary Forces in World War I
Military
Art
event
World War I
See more items in
Armed Forces History: Armed Forces History, Military
World War I Art
Combat 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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