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Cold Nights Coming on

Cold Nights Coming on

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Pen, ink, and brush and ink wash sketch. Several soldiers sit around a fire in a large chimney in a structure that is in ruins. Parts of the roof are missing. Two soldiers on top of a platform in the right of the sketch. Two horses on the left of the sketch. A line of clothes runs from the platform to one side of the fireplace. The sketch is done on white wove paper mounted on tan card that is ruled with decorative graphite lines.
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Object Name
date made
associated date
associated person
War Department
Duncan, Walter Jack
arrondissement of Neuvilly
France: Hauts-de-France, Cambrai
Physical Description
ink (overall production method/technique)
paper (overall material)
ink wash (overall production method/technique)
overall: 10 1/2 in x 14 1/4 in; 26.67 cm x 36.195 cm
sketch: 8 1/2 in x 12 1/4 in; 21.59 cm x 31.115 cm
ID Number
catalog number
accession number
Credit Line
War Department. Historical Branch of the General Staff
World War I
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Political and Military History: Armed Forces History, Military
Official Art from the American Expeditionary Forces in World War I
World War I Art
Combat Art
Data Source
National Museum of American History
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