U.S. Troops Entering Coblenz

Description
Charcoal, color crayon, and possibly ink wash sketch on board. Scene of a large square filled with civilians. Several soldiers can be seen among the crowd on horseback or, on the left, on a wheeled vehicle. The civilians are carrying umbrellas in the rain. The square is lined with buildings.
Location
Currently not on view
date made
ca 1918
associated date
1917-1918
associated person
War Department
maker
Morgan, Wallace
depicted
Deutschland: Rheinland-Pfalz, Koblenz
Physical Description
charcoal (overall production method/technique)
color crayon (overall production method/technique)
board (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 11 5/8 in x 19 15/16 in; 29.5275 cm x 50.64125 cm
ID Number
AF.25792
catalog number
25792
accession number
64592
Credit Line
War Department. Historical Branch of the General Staff
related event
World War I
See more items in
Armed Forces History: Armed Forces History, Military
World War I Art
Combat Art
Military
Art
Official Art from the American Expeditionary Forces in World War I
Art
Data Source
National Museum of American History, Kenneth E. Behring Center

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