At Romorantin

Description
Mixed media sketch on paper of an airfield at Romorantin, France, during World War I. In the background and on the left are a line of hangars; airplanes are in the left and right of the sketch. The planes have the blue, red, and white vertical stripes on their tail fins that indicate they are Allied planes.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
sketch
date made
1918
associated date
1917-1918
associated person
War Department
artist
Smith, J. Andre
Physical Description
charcoal (overall production method/technique)
color painting material (overall production method/technique)
paper (overall material)
Measurements
sketch with frame: 11 3/16 in x 15 1/8 in; 28.41625 cm x 38.4175 cm
sketch without frame: 6 9/16 in x 12 in; 16.66875 cm x 30.48 cm
Place Made
Europe: France
depicted
France: Centre, Romorantin
ID Number
AF*25952
catalog number
25952
accession number
64592
subject
World War I Art
Art
Combat 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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