Crossing the Mosel

Description
A pencil and watercolor sketch on paper of a river crossing on the Mosel in Treis, Germany. There is a ferry on the Mosel River in the foreground. On the opposite bank is the small town of Treis.
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
pencil (overall production method/technique)
watercolor (overall production method/technique)
paper (overall material)
Measurements
sketch with frame: 12 5/16 in x 15 3/16 in; 31.27375 cm x 38.57625 cm
sketch without frame: 6 1/4 in x 10 7/16 in; 15.875 cm x 26.51125 cm
place made
Deutschland
depicted
Deutschland: Rheinland-Pfalz, Treis
Mosel
ID Number
AF*25967
catalog number
25967
accession number
64592
subject
River scenes & river life
related event
World War I
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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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