View of Buzancy

Description:

Mixed media sketch on paper. Scene of the village of Buzancy in Aisne, northern France. Captain J. Andre Smith depicts small structures in the foreground that sustained damage during World War I. The perspective of the artwork is from the East, showing the apse and steeple of the village church in the background.

Date Made: 1918

Artist: Smith, J. Andre

Location: Currently not on view

Depicted: France: Grand Est, Buzancy

Related Event: World War I

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

Data Source: National Museum of American History

Id Number: AF.26086Catalog Number: 26086Accession Number: 64592

Object Name: SketchOther Terms: Sketch; Mixed Media

Physical Description: paper (mat board material)paper (overall material)graphite (overall production method/technique)watercolor (overall production method/technique)Measurements: overall: 12 1/4 in x 15 3/4 in; 31.115 cm x 40.005 cmsketch: 6 1/4 in x 11 1/2 in; 15.875 cm x 29.21 cm

Guid: http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a1-a7ff-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa

Record Id: nmah_384058

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