Between Le Charmel and Jaulgonne

Between Le Charmel and Jaulgonne

Usage conditions apply
A watercolor and pastel drawing on paper of American troops moving between Le Charmel and Jaulgonne in France during the Battle of the Marne. At left, soldiers in green uniforms march along the road towards the foreground. Several of the soldiers are carrying guns, probably M1903 Springfield rifles. At right are several covered supply wagons heading down the road into the background. The wagon at the rear is stuck in the muddy road and several soldiers are trying to push it out. One soldier at center, possibly an officer, is watching the soldiers push the wagon. Trees line the side of the road and a white building can be seen in the far background.
Currently not on view
Object Name
date made
ca 1918
associated date
1917 - 1918
associated person
Dunn, Harvey Thomas
Dunn, Harvey Thomas
place made
France: Hauts-de-France, D├ępartement de l'Aisne
Physical Description
pastel (overall production method/technique)
watercolor (overall production method/technique)
paper (overall material)
drawing with frame: 24 1/16 in x 30 1/16 in; 61.11875 cm x 76.35875 cm
drawing without frame: 16 5/8 in x 25 5/8 in; 42.2275 cm x 65.0875 cm
ID Number
catalog number
accession number
Credit Line
Mrs. Harvey Dunn
World War I
See more items in
Political and Military History: Armed Forces History, Military
Official Art from the American Expeditionary Forces in World War I
Data Source
National Museum of American History
Nominate this object for photography.   

Our collection database is a work in progress. We may update this record based on further research and review. Learn more about our approach to sharing our collection online.

If you would like to know how you can use content on this page, see the Smithsonian's Terms of Use. If you need to request an image for publication or other use, please visit Rights and Reproductions.


Add a comment about this object