Square at Pont-a-Mousson

Square at Pont-a-Mousson

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Description
Pencil and watercolor sketch on paper. American soldiers, mounted and on foot, move through the square of this small French town. An ambulance is in the right foreground. This scene was captured at the end of the First World War.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
sketch
Other Terms
sketch; Pencil and Ink
date made
1918-11
artist
Smith, J. Andre
depicted
France: Grand Est, Pont-à-Mousson
Physical Description
paper (mat board material)
graphite (overall production method/t; active ingredientsechnique)
watercolor (overall production method/technique)
paper (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 11 1/2 in x 15 1/2 in; 29.21 cm x 39.37 cm
sketch: 6 1/8 in x 10 1/2 in; 15.5575 cm x 26.67 cm
ID Number
AF.26051
catalog number
26051
accession number
64592
Credit Line
War Department. Historical Branch of the General Staff
World War I
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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
Data Source
National Museum of American History
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