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Liberated Village in Lorraine

Liberated Village in Lorraine

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Watercolor and pencil sketch on white paper, mounted on thick paper. This sketch shows a busy road in Moselle, a liberated village in Lorraine. The focal point of the sketch are the arches, Jouy-aux-Arches, that run across the street. There are also houses on either side of the street. The arches and the houses have French flags hanging off of them. There are also people walking in the street.
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Object Name
date made
associated date
1917 - 1918
associated person
War Department
Smith, J. Andre
Smith, J. Andre
France: Grand Est, D├ępartement de la Moselle
Physical Description
watercolor (overall production method/technique)
pencil (sketch production method/technique)
paper (sketch material)
paper (mat material)
overall: 11 3/4 in x 15 1/2 in; 29.845 cm x 39.37 cm
sketch: 7 3/4 in x 11 1/4 in; 19.685 cm x 28.575 cm
ID Number
catalog number
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
Data Source
National Museum of American History
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