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A View of Château Thierry

A View of Château Thierry

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Pencil and crayon sketch on paper. The work depicts the village of Château-Thierry, France during World War I. The Saint-Crepin church rises above the other buildings of the village. On the bottom left corner of the drawing the artist wrote "Chateau Thierry Looking south-west from the Chateau terrace."
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Object Name
date made
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associated person
War Department
Smith, J. Andre
France: Hauts-de-France, Château-Thierry
Physical Description
pencil (overall production method/technique)
crayon (overall production method/technique)
paper (overall material)
sketch with frame: 10 3/4 in x 15 5/8 in; 27.305 cm x 39.6875 cm
sketch without frame: 12 1/4 in x 7 1/8 in; 31.115 cm x 18.0975 cm
ID Number
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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
Official Art from the American Expeditionary Forces in World War I
Data Source
National Museum of American History
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