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Cross-Roads at Flirey

Cross-Roads at Flirey

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Description
A charcoal sketch on paper of Flirey, France during World War I. In this busy scene, American soldiers are working at pulling down the wall of a damaged building.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
sketch
date made
1918
associated date
1917-1918
associated person
War Department
artist
Smith, J. Andre
depicted
France: Grand Est, Flirey
Physical Description
charcoal (overall production method/technique)
paper (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 9 9/16 in x 19 13/16 in; 24.28875 cm x 50.32375 cm
ID Number
AF.25975
catalog number
25975
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
Art
Official Art from the American Expeditionary Forces in World War I
Data Source
National Museum of American History
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