Watering Horses in Village in Toul Sector

Watering Horses in Village in Toul Sector

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Description
Pencil and ink wash sketch on paper. The work shows a group of mounted soldiers watering their horses in a village in the Tour Sector of France during World War I. The village church is in the center of the sketch; to the right and behind the church is a small castle surrounded by trees.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
sketch
date made
1918-06
artist
Peixotto, Ernest Clifford
referenced
France: Grand Est, Toul
Physical Description
pencil (overall production method/technique)
paper (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 10 1/2 in x 13 1/4 in; 26.67 cm x 33.655 cm
ID Number
AF.25898
catalog number
25898
accession number
64592
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
Official Art from the American Expeditionary Forces in World War I
Military
World War I Art
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Combat Art
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Data Source
National Museum of American History
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