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In the Bishop's Palace, Verdun

In the Bishop's Palace, Verdun

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A pencil and watercolor sketch on paper. The sketch is of a room in the bishop's palace at Verdun, France during World War I. The focal point is a broken window in the center of the sketch. The rest of the room is also in disrepair. Through the window is a view of the village of Verdun.
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Object Name
date made
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War Department
Smith, J. Andre
France: Grand Est, Verdun
Physical Description
watercolor (overall production method/technique)
pencil (overall production method/technique)
paper (overall material)
sketch with frame: 15 13/16 in x 12 3/8 in; 40.16375 cm x 31.4325 cm
sketch without frame: 10 13/16 in x 7 3/4 in; 27.46375 cm x 19.685 cm
ID Number
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accession number
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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