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Anti-Aircraft

Anti-Aircraft

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Description
Charcoal and watercolor on paper. The painting depicts four American soldiers aiming a Howitzer toward search lights in a night sky.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
painting
date made
Circa 1919
1919
ca 1919
associated date
1917 - 1918
associated person
Stanley-Brown, Rudolph
Stanley-Brown, Katharine
artist
Stanley-Brown, Rudolph
associated place
Europe
Physical Description
watercolor (overall production method/technique)
paint (overall material)
paper (overall material)
card (overall material)
charcoal (overall production method/technique)
ink (overall material)
Measurements
mat: 22 in x 14 1/4 in; 55.88 cm x 36.195 cm
overall: 17 3/4 in x 11 in; 45.085 cm x 27.94 cm
ID Number
AF.59708M
catalog number
59708M
accession number
216896
subject
Guns
Soldiers
Landscape
World War I
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Political and Military History: Armed Forces History, Military
Art
Military
Data Source
National Museum of American History
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