Sergy After Its Capture by American Troops

Description
Charcoal sketch of a road through a shell-torn town. A German soldier is lying in the road, with his rifle and helmet lying beside him. Sketch done on paper that is affixed to a larger piece of off-white cardboard.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
sketch
date made
1918
associated date
1917-1918
associated person
War Department
maker
Morgan, Wallace
Physical Description
charcoal (overall production method/technique)
paper (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 17 1/2 in x 23 3/8 in; 44.45 cm x 59.3725 cm
sketch: 13 1/4 in x 18 5/8 in; 33.655 cm x 47.3075 cm
Place Made
Europe: France
ID Number
AF*25781
catalog number
25781
accession number
64592
subject
Military
Art
Official Art from the American Expeditionary Forces in World War I
Art
World War I Art
Combat Art
event
World War I
See more items in
Armed Forces History: Armed Forces History, Military
World War I Art
Combat 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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