Street in Neufchâteau


Charcoal, wash, and gouache drawing on card. The work depicts a street scene in Neufchâteau, France. A woman carrying a basket walks down in the road, facing the viewer. A church's tower dominates the background.

Date Made: 1918

Associated Person: War DepartmentArtist: Aylward, William James

Location: Currently not on view

Depicted: France: Grand Est, Neufchâteau

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.25669Catalog Number: 25669Accession Number: 64592

Object Name: drawing

Physical Description: charcoal (overall production method/technique)wash (overall production method/technique)gouache (overall production method/technique)paper (overall material)Measurements: overall: 18 in x 22 in; 45.72 cm x 55.88 cm


Record Id: nmah_445391

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