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
date made
1918
associated date
1917-1918
associated person
War Department
artist
Smith, J. Andre
place made
Deutschland
depicted
Deutschland: Rheinland-Pfalz, Treis
Mosel
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
ID Number
AF.25967
catalog number
25967
accession number
64592
Credit Line
War Department. Historical Branch of the General Staff
subject
River scenes & river life
related event
World War I
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Armed Forces History: Armed Forces History, Military
World War I Art
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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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