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The Crossroads, Buzancy

The Crossroads, Buzancy

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Description
Ink wash sketch on white card stock. The drawing depicts a street corner at a crossroads in Buzancy, France. Buildings line the street in front of a tall church steeple in the background. The street is lined with business signs; an English one reads: "American Postal [illegible] Station." The other signs are in different languages.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
sketch
date made
1918
artist
Peixotto, Ernest Clifford
Physical Description
ink wash (overall production method/technique)
card stock (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 14 1/2 in x 20 1/2 in; 36.83 cm x 52.07 cm
ID Number
AF.25874
catalog number
25874
accession number
64592
64592
Credit Line
War Department. Historical Branch of the General Staff
World War I
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Official Art from the American Expeditionary Forces in World War I
Data Source
National Museum of American History
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