German Billets in a Village Near Montabaur

German Billets in a Village Near Montabaur

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Description
A charcoal, watercolor, and pastel sketch on paper. In the drawing, six soldiers are standing in front of several timber frame buildings in a village near Montabaur, Germany. Debris is scattered around the outside of the buildings.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
sketch
date made
ca 1918
associated date
1917-1918
associated person
War Department
artist
Smith, J. Andre
place made
Germany
referenced
Germany: Rhineland Palatinate, Montabaur
Physical Description
watercolor (overall production method/technique)
pastel (overall production method/technique)
charcoal (overall production method/technique)
paper (overall material)
Measurements
sketch with frame: 12 3/8 in x 15 11/16 in; 31.4325 cm x 39.84625 cm
sketch without frame: 9 3/8 in x 12 3/16 in; 23.8125 cm x 30.95625 cm
ID Number
AF.25991
catalog number
25991
accession number
64592
Credit Line
War Department. Historical Branch of the General Staff
World War I
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World War I 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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