Behind Montmirail, American Division

Description
Crayon, pastel, and charcoal on white paper. The work depicts a group of troops and wagons moving across a bridge near Montmirail, France.
A large tree borders the road, where American and French soldiers ride horses or horse-drawn wagons.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
drawing
date made
1918-07
associated date
1917-1918
associated person
War Department
artist
Harding, George Matthews
Physical Description
charcoal (overall production method/technique)
crayon (overall production method/technique)
pastel (overall production method/technique)
paper (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 16 1/2 in x 20 1/2 in; 41.91 cm x 52.07 cm
Place Made
Europe: France
referenced
France: Champagne-Ardenne, Montmirail
ID Number
AF*25736
catalog number
25736
accession number
64592
subject
Combat Art
Art
World War I 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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