Crossing the Mosel


A pencil and watercolor sketch on paper of a river crossing on the Mosel in Treis, Germany. There is a ferry on the Mosel River in the foreground. On the opposite bank is the small town of Treis.

Date Made: 1918Associated Date: 1917-1918

Associated Person: War DepartmentArtist: Smith, J. Andre

Location: Currently not on view

Place Made: GermanyDepicted: Germany: Rhineland Palatinate, TreisMosel

Subject: River scenes & river lifeRelated 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.25967Catalog Number: 25967Accession Number: 64592

Object Name: sketch

Physical Description: pencil (overall production method/technique)watercolor (overall production method/technique)paper (overall material)Measurements: sketch with frame: 12 5/16 in x 15 3/16 in; 31.27375 cm x 38.57625 cmsketch without frame: 6 1/4 in x 10 7/16 in; 15.875 cm x 26.51125 cm


Record Id: nmah_445701

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