A Repair Shop at Issoudun

A Repair Shop at Issoudun

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Description
Pencil and crayon drawing on paper. The work depicts the interior of an airplane repair shop at Issoudun, France during World War I. Men are working on disassembled airplanes. A piece of an engine or airplane body is suspended in the ceiling above the overhead beams.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
drawing
date made
1918
associated date
1917-1918
associated person
War Department
artist
Smith, J. Andre
depicted
France: Centre-Val de Loire, Issoudun
Physical Description
pencil (overall production method/technique)
crayon (overall production method/technique)
paper (overall material)
Measurements
drawing with frame: 11 1/2 in x 13 3/4 in; 29.21 cm x 34.925 cm
drawing without frame: 8 in x 10 1/4 in; 20.32 cm x 26.035 cm
ID Number
AF.25924
catalog number
25924
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
Official Art from the American Expeditionary Forces in World War I
Military
World War I Art
Art
Combat Art
Art
Data Source
National Museum of American History
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