Troops Advancing into Action Beyond Seicheprey

Troops Advancing into Action Beyond Seicheprey

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Description
Colored sketch on white paper, mounted on thick paper. American soldiers march in a line off into the distance, while horses and wagons follow on a road parallel to them. Each roads are headed towards the direction of battle. There is a mountain range in the background on the left, and fields in the distance to the right. There are trenches in the foreground.
Charcoal and watercolor sketch on paper.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
Sketch
Other Terms
Sketch; Mixed Media
date made
1918
1918-10-13
artist
Smith, J. Andre
referenced
France: Grand Est, D├ępartement de Meurthe-et-Moselle
Physical Description
paper (overall material)
paper (sketch material)
charcoal (sketch production method/technique)
watercolor (sketch production method/technique)
Measurements
overall: 11 1/2 in x 16 in; 29.21 cm x 40.64 cm
sketch: 7 1/2 in x 14 in; 19.05 cm x 35.56 cm
ID Number
AF.26068
catalog number
26068
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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