The Rhine at Coblenz

The Rhine at Coblenz

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Description
Charcoal sketch on paper of the Rhine river in Coblenz, Germany. To the left of the river, in the town of Coblenz, is a busy street with several vehicles, street cars, and pedestrians. There are several boats docked along the river. Across the river on the right is the Ehrenbreitstein Fortress standing on top of Ehrenbreitstein hill.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
Sketch
date made
1918-12
associated person
Peixotto, Ernest Clifford
artist
Peixotto, Ernest Clifford
Place Made
Germany: Rhineland Palatinate, Koblenz
depicted
Germany: Rhineland Palatinate, Koblenz
Rhine
Germany: Rhineland Palatinate, Ehrenbreitstein, Feste
Physical Description
charcoal (overall production method/technique)
paper (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 20 in x 23 7/8 in; 50.8 cm x 60.6425 cm
sketch: 16 in x 21 in; 40.64 cm x 53.34 cm
ID Number
AF.25884
catalog number
25884
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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