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View of Buzancy

View of Buzancy

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Mixed media sketch on paper. Scene of the village of Buzancy in Aisne, northern France. Captain J. Andre Smith depicts small structures in the foreground that sustained damage during World War I. The perspective of the artwork is from the East, showing the apse and steeple of the village church in the background.
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Object Name
Other Terms
Sketch; Mixed Media
date made
Smith, J. Andre
France: Grand Est, Buzancy
Physical Description
paper (mat board material)
paper (overall material)
graphite (overall production method/technique)
watercolor (overall production method/technique)
overall: 12 1/4 in x 15 3/4 in; 31.115 cm x 40.005 cm
sketch: 6 1/4 in x 11 1/2 in; 15.875 cm x 29.21 cm
ID Number
catalog number
accession number
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
Data Source
National Museum of American History
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