Troops Advancing through Seicheprey, St. Mihiel Offensive

Troops Advancing through Seicheprey, St. Mihiel Offensive

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Description
Charcoal and watercolor sketch on paper. The sketch shows a line of American troops advancing, walking from the left to the right. Behind them, past a small field, there is a line of wagons, horses, and possibly artillery pieces moving through the town. In the background are several buildings and low hills. This scene was sketched during the final months of World War I.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
sketch
Other Terms
sketch; Pencil and Ink
date made
1918-09-13
artist
Smith, J. Andre
Physical Description
paper (mat board material)
charcoal (overall production method/technique)
watercolor (overall production method/technique)
paper (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 11 in x 16 in; 27.94 cm x 40.64 cm
sketch: 7 3/16 in x 13 in; 18.25625 cm x 33.02 cm
ID Number
AF.26069
catalog number
26069
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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