Fourth Corps Headquarters

Description
A charcoal and pastel sketch on paper of the Fourth Corps Headquarter sat Hesperange, Luxembourg during World War I. The scene is of a wide road leading through a village. Buildings on the left fly French and American flags.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
sketch
date made
1918
associated person
War Department
artist
Smith, J. Andre
Physical Description
pastel (overall production method/technique)
charcoal (overall production method/technique)
paper (overall material)
Measurements
sketch with frame: 12 5/16 in x 15 1/2 in; 31.27375 cm x 39.37 cm
sketch without frame: 8 in x 11 9/16 in; 20.32 cm x 29.36875 cm
place made
Luxembourg
depicted
Luxembourg: Luxembourg, District de, Hesperange
ID Number
AF*25969
catalog number
25969
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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