The Village of Vaux

The Village of Vaux

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Description
Colored sketch on white paper, mounted on thick paper. Sketch shows the village of Vaux, which has sustained significant damage. Some houses have holes in the roof, while others have crumbling walls. There are rolling hills in the background with fields and trees.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
Sketch
Other Terms
Sketch; Mixed Media
date made
1918-08
artist
Smith, J. Andre
depicted
France: Grand Est, Vaux
Physical Description
paper (overall material)
paper (sketch material)
crayon (sketch production method/technique)
Measurements
overall: 12 in x 15 1/4 in; 30.48 cm x 38.735 cm
sketch: 9 1/4 in x 12 in; 23.495 cm x 30.48 cm
ID Number
AF.26072
catalog number
26072
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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