American Soldiers Billeted in Reception


Charcoal and ink wash sketch on blue-gray paper. Interior scene. American soldiers billeted in the a room of an old Benedictine Monastery in the Toul Sector. Soldiers engaged in a game of cards. The sketch is matted on heavy white card stock.

Date Made: ca 1918Associated Date: 1917-1918

Associated Person: War DepartmentArtist: Peixotto, Ernest Clifford

Location: Currently not on view

Depicted: France

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.25803Catalog Number: 25803Accession Number: 64592

Object Name: sketch

Physical Description: charcoal (overall production method/technique)ink (overall production method/technique)paper (overall material)Measurements: overall: 18 in x 24 in; 45.72 cm x 60.96 cmsketch: 10 1/2 in x 12 3/4 in; 26.67 cm x 32.385 cm


Record Id: nmah_445320

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