On the Crest of No-Man's Land between Flirey and Essey

On the Crest of No-Man's Land between Flirey and Essey

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Description
Charcoal sketch on paper. Sketch shows a fenced off field that's been destroyed by shell fire in the foreground. Army trucks and soldiers are behind the field. One American soldier is in the quarantined field. Two barrage balloons are in the sky. There are fields and rolling hills in the background.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
Sketch
date made
1918
associated date
1917 - 1918
associated person
War Department
Smith, J. Andre
artist
Smith, J. Andre
Physical Description
charcoal (overall production method/technique)
paper (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 18 in x 22 1/2 in; 45.72 cm x 57.15 cm
ID Number
AF.26029
catalog number
26029
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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