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The Church at Fossoy. (On the German Line of Retreat)

The Church at Fossoy. (On the German Line of Retreat)

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Description
Graphite and gouache on paper mounted on heavy white card. The drawing shows a badly damaged church at Fossoy, France. There is a bare tree on the left.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
drawing
date made
1918-07-26
associated person
War Department
artist
Aylward, William James
depicted
France: Hauts-de-France, D├ępartement de l'Aisne
Physical Description
graphite (overall production method/technique)
gouache (overall production method/technique)
paper (overall material)
Measurements
overall (with white card): 12 in x 17 5/8 in; 30.48 cm x 44.7675 cm
drawing on beige paper (without white card): 10 1/4 in x 15 1/4 in; 26.035 cm x 38.735 cm
ID Number
AF.25671
catalog number
25671
accession number
64592
Credit Line
War Department. Historical Branch of the General Staff
World War I
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World War I Art
Combat Art
Military
Art
Art
Official Art from the American Expeditionary Forces in World War I
Data Source
National Museum of American History
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