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On Hill 204, Southwest of Chateau Thierry

On Hill 204, Southwest of Chateau Thierry

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Description
Colored sketch on white paper mounted on thick paper. Sketch shows "Hill 204." The hill has several demolished trees. There is a group of American soldiers standing on the hill in the background. One of them seems to be advancing up the slope, while the others just appear to be standing.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
Sketch
date made
1918-09
associated date
1917 - 1918
associated person
War Department
Smith, J. Andre
artist
Smith, J. Andre
referenced
France: Hauts-de-France, Château-Thierry
Physical Description
pencil (overall production method/technique)
paper (sketch material)
charcoal (sketch production method/technique)
paper (mount material)
colored pencil (sketch production method/technique)
Measurements
overall: 12 in x 15 1/4 in; 30.48 cm x 38.735 cm
sketch: 9 in x 11 3/4 in; 22.86 cm x 29.845 cm
ID Number
AF.26021
catalog number
26021
accession number
64592
Credit Line
War Department. Historical Branch of the General Staff
World War I
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Data Source
National Museum of American History
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