Aviation Field near Toul

Description
Pencil and watercolor sketch on paper. The work depicts an aviation field near Toul, France during World War I. A line of low buildings and an expansive sky are the subjects of this drawing.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
sketch
date made
1918-06
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 without frame: 5 3/4 in x 12 13/16 in; 14.605 cm x 32.54375 cm
sketch with frame: 10 in x 18 7/8 in; 25.4 cm x 47.9425 cm
Place Made
Europe: France
depicted
France: Lorraine, Toul
ID Number
AF*25935
catalog number
25935
accession number
64592
subject
World War I Art
Combat Art
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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