A Lodging for the Night, 42nd Division

Description
Pen and ink with touches of graphite. Horizontal landscape format; village scene. Church tower and hills in background. Vehicles and a line of horses in foreground. Several soldiers moving about. Sketch done on white wove paper that is mounted on tan card with decorative ruled graphite lines.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
sketch
date made
ca 1918
associated date
1917-1918
associated person
War Department
maker
Duncan, Walter Jack
Physical Description
ink (overall production method/technique)
paper (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 11 1/4 in x 17 1/4 in; 28.575 cm x 43.815 cm
sketch: 9 1/2 in x 15 1/2 in; 24.13 cm x 39.37 cm
Place Made
Europe: France
department where Rebeuville is located
France: Lorraine, Vosges
ID Number
AF*25686
catalog number
25686
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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