The Bridge at Chateau Thierry


Pencil sketch on paper. The focal point of the drawing is a demolished bridge in the center of the scene. Soldiers in the river are working on the bridge. The opposite bank of the river is lined with buildings. People and soldiers are standing along the bank of the river.

Date Made: 1918-08-02

Artist: Smith, J. Andre

Location: Currently not on view

Depicted: France: Hauts-de-France, Ch√Ęteau-Thierry

Related Event: World War I


See more items in: Military and Society: Armed Forces History, Military, Official Art from the American Expeditionary Forces in World War I, Military, World War I Art, Art, Combat Art, Art


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

Data Source: National Museum of American History

Id Number: AF.26075Catalog Number: 26075Accession Number: 64592

Object Name: sketchOther Terms: sketch; Pencil

Physical Description: paper (overall material)graphite (overall production method/technique)Measurements: overall: 9 in x 12 in; 22.86 cm x 30.48 cm


Record Id: nmah_384053

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