Harry A. Smith

Harry A. Smith

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Description
Oil on illustration board. Portrait of one star General Harry A. Smith. Army Service Ribbons for Decorations and Medals include: Philippine Capaign, Bronze Star, and Spanish Campaign. Smith wears officer and possibly a staff corps pins on his collar. He also wears two gold chevrons on his lower left arm sleeve, glasses, and a Sam Browne belt. Smith sits at a table reading a document. His hands have not been filled in with color. Smith's signature in red crayon is in the bottom left corner. Catalogue card reads: Commanded Army Schools.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
Painting
date made
1918
associated date
1917 - 1918
associated person
Chase, Joseph Cummings
Chase, Joseph Cummings
artist
Chase, Joseph Cummings
Place Made
Germany: Rhineland Palatinate, Trier
Physical Description
oil (overall production method/technique)
illustration board (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 24 1/2 in x 18 1/2 in; 62.23 cm x 46.99 cm
ID Number
AF.58096M
catalog number
58096M
accession number
203612
World War I
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Data Source
National Museum of American History
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