A Billet at Peronne

Description
A watercolor and pencil sketch on paper of a billet at Peronne, France. The sketch depicts buildings in disrepair with several soldiers standing in the street. A stack of timber sits in front of the buildings.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
sketch
date made
1918-04
associated date
1917-1918
associated person
War Department
artist
Smith, J. Andre
Physical Description
watercolor (overall production method/technique)
pencil (overall production method/technique)
paper (overall material)
Measurements
sketch with frame: 12 5/8 in x 13 1/4 in; 32.0675 cm x 33.655 cm
sketch without frame: 7 1/8 in x 9 13/16 in; 18.0975 cm x 24.92375 cm
Place Made
Europe: France
depicted
France: Picardie, Péronne
ID Number
AF*25901
catalog number
25901
accession number
64592
subject
World War I Art
Combat Art
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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