Mandres

Description
Pencil sketch on paper. In this French village scene from World War I, American soldiers walk down a road leading through a small town. On the building on the right is a sign that reads "MANDRES" hanging from an entryway.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
sketch
date made
1918-10
associated date
1917-1918
associated person
War Department
artist
Smith, J. Andre
Physical Description
pencil (overall production method/technique)
paper (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 12 in x 15 1/2 in; 30.48 cm x 39.37 cm
sketch: 6 5/8 in x 11 1/4 in; 16.8275 cm x 28.575 cm
depicted
France: Île-de-France, Mandres-les-Roses
ID Number
AF*26015
catalog number
26015
accession number
64592
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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