St. Juvin, an Argonne Village

St. Juvin, an Argonne Village

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Description
Mixed media sketch on paper. Crumbling buildings line the road of the small village of St. Juvin. The village is located in the Argonne region of France, which was an area of intense fighting between German and American soldiers in 1918, near the end of the hostilities of the First World War.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
Sketch
date made
1918-11
artist
Smith, J. Andre
referenced
France: Argonne
Physical Description
paper (mat board material)
paper (sketch material)
pencil (sketch production method/technique)
watercolor (sketch production method/technique)
Measurements
overall: 12 1/4 in x 15 1/2 in; 31.115 cm x 39.37 cm
sketch: 8 1/2 in x 12 3/4 in; 21.59 cm x 32.385 cm
ID Number
AF.26057
catalog number
26057
accession number
64592
Credit Line
War Department. Historical Branch of the General Staff
World War I
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Data Source
National Museum of American History
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