Brieulles-sur-Meuse

Description:

Oil on canvas. Three soldiers climb a hill in front of large buildings with varying levels of damange in center background. The largest building has a turret with a cone shaped roof. A wooden frame of a builing, with no roof, in left background. Three soldiers run along a road in right background. A fire burns in the distance in center foreground. A wooden post sticks out of the ground in left foreground. Catalogue card reads "Scene of fierce fighting in the -- phase of the Argonne offensive."

Date Made: 1918Associated Date: 1917 - 1918

Associated Person: Peixotto, Ernest CliffordArtist: Peixotto, Ernest Clifford

Location: Currently not on view

Related Event: World War I

Subject:

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Exhibition:

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Data Source: National Museum of American History

Id Number: AF.35931Catalog Number: 35931Accession Number: 104470

Object Name: Painting

Physical Description: oil (overall production method/technique)canvas (overall material)Measurements: overall: 30 in x 36 in; 76.2 cm x 91.44 cm

Guid: http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a2-7dce-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa

Record Id: nmah_448149

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