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The Road to Essey

The Road to Essey

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Charcoal sketch on white paper. Sketch shows groups of American soldiers marching off into the distance between army motor trucks on a dirt road. The road is surrounded by large dead trees and barbed wire entanglements on either side. Rolling hills and fields in the distance. The sky is very cloudy and dark with observation balloons floating in the distance.
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Object Name
date made
Smith, J. Andre
place made
France: Bourgogne-Franche-Comté, Essey
Physical Description
paper (overall material)
charcoal (overall production method/technique)
overall: 17 3/4 in x 17 3/4 in; 45.085 cm x 45.085 cm
ID Number
catalog number
accession number
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
Data Source
National Museum of American History
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