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Artillery Encampment near Luxembourg

Artillery Encampment near Luxembourg

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Description
Pencil and watercolor sketch on paper. The work depicts an artillery encampment near Luxembourg during World War I. Several artillery guns, most likely French 75mm cannons, are lined up in a clearing in front of a building.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
sketch
date made
1918-05
associated date
1917-1918
associated person
War Department
artist
Smith, J. Andre
referenced
Luxembourg
Physical Description
pencil (overall production method/technique)
color painting materials (overall production method/technique)
paper (overall material)
Measurements
sketch with frame: 11 3/8 in x 15 13/16 in; 28.8925 cm x 40.16375 cm
sketch without frame: 5 11/16 in x 11 13/16 in; 14.44625 cm x 30.00375 cm
ID Number
AF.25933
catalog number
25933
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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