Pencil sketch on paper. In this French village scene from World War I, American soldiers walk down a road leading through a small town. On the building on the right is a sign that reads "MANDRES" hanging from an entryway.

Date Made: 1918-10Associated Date: 1917-1918

Associated Person: War DepartmentArtist: Smith, J. Andre

Location: Currently not on view

Depicted: France: Île-de-France, Mandres-les-Roses

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.26015Catalog Number: 26015Accession Number: 64592

Object Name: sketch

Physical Description: pencil (overall production method/technique)paper (overall material)Measurements: overall: 12 in x 15 1/2 in; 30.48 cm x 39.37 cmsketch: 6 5/8 in x 11 1/4 in; 16.8275 cm x 28.575 cm


Record Id: nmah_445814

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