Cross-Roads at Flirey

Description
A charcoal sketch on paper of Flirey, France during World War I. In this busy scene, American soldiers are working at pulling down the wall of a damaged building.
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)
paper (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 9 9/16 in x 19 13/16 in; 24.28875 cm x 50.32375 cm
Place Made
Europe: France
depicted
France: Lorraine, Flirey
ID Number
AF*25975
catalog number
25975
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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