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Village of Cierges

Village of Cierges

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Description
Charcoal, pencil, and ink wash sketch on paper. The work shows the village of Cierges, France during World War I. A group of buildings are clustered in the middle of the work surrounded by rolling hills and horses.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
sketch
date made
1918-08
artist
Peixotto, Ernest Clifford
Physical Description
pencil (overall production method/technique)
charcoal (overall production method/technique)
ink wash (overall production method/technique)
paper (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 10 1/4 in x 16 1/4 in; 26.035 cm x 41.275 cm
ID Number
AF.25888
catalog number
25888
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
World War I Art
Combat Art
Military
Art
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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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