A Repair Shop at Issoudun


Pencil and crayon drawing on paper. The work depicts the interior of an airplane repair shop at Issoudun, France during World War I. Men are working on disassembled airplanes. A piece of an engine or airplane body is suspended in the ceiling above the overhead beams.

Date Made: 1918Associated Date: 1917-1918

Associated Person: War DepartmentArtist: Smith, J. Andre

Location: Currently not on view

Depicted: France: Centre-Val de Loire, Issoudun

Related Event: World War I


See more items in: Political and Military History: Armed Forces History, Military, Official Art from the American Expeditionary Forces in World War I, Military, World War I Art, Art, Combat Art, Art


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Credit Line: War Department. Historical Branch of the General Staff

Data Source: National Museum of American History

Id Number: AF.25924Catalog Number: 25924Accession Number: 64592

Object Name: drawing

Physical Description: pencil (overall production method/technique)crayon (overall production method/technique)paper (overall material)Measurements: drawing with frame: 11 1/2 in x 13 3/4 in; 29.21 cm x 34.925 cmdrawing without frame: 8 in x 10 1/4 in; 20.32 cm x 26.035 cm

Guid: http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a2-7438-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa

Record Id: nmah_445747

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