Morning Mess

Description
Mixed media on paper. The work depicts a morning mess for a group of American soldiers. Two soldiers are carrying rifles in the foreground. In the background, soldiers are gathered around a moveable stove. Some soldiers are eating or carrying food.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
drawing
date made
1918
associated date
1917-1918
associated person
War Department
artist
Harding, George Matthews
Physical Description
charcoal (overall production method/technique)
paper (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 18 in x 24 in; 45.72 cm x 60.96 cm
ID Number
AF*25745
catalog number
25745
accession number
64592
related event
World War I
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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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