Troops Advancing into Action Beyond Seicheprey


Colored sketch on white paper, mounted on thick paper. American soldiers march in a line off into the distance, while horses and wagons follow on a road parallel to them. Each roads are headed towards the direction of battle. There is a mountain range in the background on the left, and fields in the distance to the right. There are trenches in the foreground.

Charcoal and watercolor sketch on paper.

Date Made: 19181918-10-13

Artist: Smith, J. Andre

Location: Currently not on view

Referenced: France: Grand Est, D├ępartement de Meurthe-et-Moselle

Related Event: World War I


See more items in: Political and Military History: Armed Forces History, Military, Military, Art


Exhibition Location:

Credit Line: War Department. Historical Branch of the General Staff

Data Source: National Museum of American History

Id Number: AF.26068Catalog Number: 26068Accession Number: 64592

Object Name: SketchOther Terms: Sketch; Mixed Media

Physical Description: paper (overall material)paper (sketch material)charcoal (sketch production method/technique)watercolor (sketch production method/technique)Measurements: overall: 11 1/2 in x 16 in; 29.21 cm x 40.64 cmsketch: 7 1/2 in x 14 in; 19.05 cm x 35.56 cm


Record Id: nmah_384040

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