Dressing Station in Ruined Farm

Description
Charcoal with watercolor sketch on white paper. The scene takes place in the region of Ploisy in northern France and depicts two ambulances in front of a large building. Many wounded soldiers are sitting on the ground and receiving treatment. Several soldiers sit under the tree in the right of the sketch.
Location
Currently on loan
date made
1918-07-19
associated date
1917-1918
referenced
1918-06-19
associated person
War Department
artist
Morgan, Wallace
depicted
France
Physical Description
charcoal (overall production method/technique)
watercolor (overall production method/technique)
paper (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 15 3/4 in x 19 3/4 in; 40.005 cm x 50.165 cm
ID Number
AF.25767
catalog number
25767
accession number
64592
Credit Line
War Department. Historical Branch of the General Staff
subject
Red Cross
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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