Chateau-Thierry

Description
Mixed media sketch on paper. A view of Chateau-Thierry, France during World War I. An inscription below the drawing reads, "Looking down on to the city; the Germans occupied the part of the town beyond the river (marked by the line of high buildings) and the hills shown in the distance."
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
drawing
date made
1918-06-27
associated date
1917-1918
associated person
War Department
artist
Smith, J. Andre
Physical Description
pencil (overall production method/technique)
crayon (overall production method/technique)
paper (overall material)
Measurements
drawing with frame: 11 1/2 in x 15 9/16 in; 29.21 cm x 39.52875 cm
drawing without frame: 7 1/4 in x 12 1/16 in; 18.415 cm x 30.63875 cm
Place Made
Europe: France
depicted
France: Picardie, Château-Thierry
ID Number
AF*25963
catalog number
25963
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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