In The Stock Room

In The Stock Room

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Description
Charcoal and watercolor drawing on white paper that has been mounted on beige card using glue adhesive. Two corners of the work have come unattached to the card in which the title of the work is seen, written in charcoal, when the corners of the object are lifted. The drawing depicts the storage room of a camouflage factory. Abstract rolls of green camoufage fabirc is seen within a room that is angled and shaded in dark colors. The artist's signature, in charcoal, is located on the lower right side of the painting.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
drawing
date made
ca 1914-1919
associated date
1914 - 1918
associated place; depicted
France
Physical Description
watercolor (overall production method/technique)
charcoal (overall production method/technique)
paint (overall material)
paper (overall material)
card (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 11 in x 9 in; 27.94 cm x 22.86 cm
overall matting: 17 in x 11 1/2 in; 43.18 cm x 29.21 cm
ID Number
ZZ.RSN82658T05
subject
Manufacturing
World War I
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Data Source
National Museum of American History
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