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The Bridge at Chateau Thierry

The Bridge at Chateau Thierry

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Description
Pencil sketch on paper. The focal point of the drawing is a demolished bridge in the center of the scene. Soldiers in the river are working on the bridge. The opposite bank of the river is lined with buildings. People and soldiers are standing along the bank of the river.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
sketch
date made
1918-08-02
artist
Smith, J. Andre
depicted
France: Hauts-de-France, Château-Thierry
Physical Description
paper (overall material)
graphite (overall production method/technique)
Measurements
overall: 9 in x 12 in; 22.86 cm x 30.48 cm
ID Number
AF.26075
catalog number
26075
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
World War I Art
Combat Art
Military
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Official Art from the American Expeditionary Forces in World War I
Data Source
National Museum of American History
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