August Steidl

August Steidl

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Description
Oil on illustration board. Portrait of Sergeant August Steidl. Steidl wears the Medaille Militaire medal and the Croix de Guerre with Palm above his left breast pocket. He possibily wears a collar disk but it has not been filled in with color or detail. Steidl has his arms crossed and has brown eyes and a moustache. Only his head and medals have been filled in with color. Steidl's signature is in the bottom left corner in pencil.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
Painting
date made
1919
associated date
1917 - 1918
associated person
Chase, Joseph Cummings
Chase, Joseph Cummings
artist
Chase, Joseph Cummings
Place Made
Germany: Rhineland Palatinate, Montabaur
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.58065M
catalog number
58065M
accession number
203612
World War I
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Data Source
National Museum of American History
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