The Crossroads, Apremont


Charcoal sketch on paper. The drawing shows three ruined structures at a crossroads in the town of Apremont, France. Debris fills the road.

Date Made: 1918

Artist: Peixotto, Ernest Clifford

Location: Currently not on view

Depicted: France: Grand Est, Apremont

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.25873Catalog Number: 25873Accession Number: 64592

Object Name: sketch

Physical Description: charcoal (overall production method/technique)paper (overall material)Measurements: overall: 18 3/4 in x 22 1/8 in; 47.625 cm x 56.1975 cmsketch: 15 3/8 in x 19 3/4 in; 39.0525 cm x 50.165 cm


Record Id: nmah_445334

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