Aero Squadron Near Toul

Description
A charcoal sketch, with some pencil and watercolor, on paper. The work depicts an air base near Toul, France during World War I. A group of airplanes and a few men are outside of a complex of airplane hangars.
Location
Currently not on view
date made
1918-06
associated date
1917-1918
associated person
War Department
artist
Smith, J. Andre
referenced
France: Lorraine, Toul
Physical Description
pencil (overall production method/technique)
charcoal (overall production method/technique)
watercolor (overall production method/technique)
Measurements
sketch with frame: 11 15/16 in x 16 in; 30.32125 cm x 40.64 cm
sketch without frame: 9 1/16 in x 13 3/16 in; 23.01875 cm x 33.49625 cm
ID Number
AF.25947
catalog number
25947
accession number
64592
Credit Line
War Department. Historical Branch of the General Staff
subject
Planes
related event
World War I
See more items in
Armed Forces History: Armed Forces History, Military
World War I Art
Combat Art
Military
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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