Entrance to the Old Chateau, Granpre


Charcoal sketch on heavy white card stock. The work depicts a chateau in the area of Grandpré, France. The entrance is a large archway surmounted by a hipped roof with dormers.

Date Made: ca 1918Associated Date: 1917-1918

Associated Person: War DepartmentArtist: Peixotto, Ernest Clifford

Location: Currently not on view

Depicted: France: Grand Est, Grandpré

Depicted: Architecture, Historic ResidencesRelated 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.25825Catalog Number: 25825Accession Number: 64592223708

Object Name: sketch

Physical Description: charcoal (overall production method/technique)Measurements: overall: 18 1/2 in x 14 3/4 in; 46.99 cm x 37.465 cm

Guid: http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a2-7ce3-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa

Record Id: nmah_445254

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