Montzeville

Montzeville

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Description
Oil on canvas. Painting glued to foamboard backing. Observation balloon in top center background. Troops gather along side piles of rubble in bottom left background. Three soldiers, facing away from the viewer, walk towards smoking rubble in left foreground. Two large piles of rubble in right foreground. Catalogue card reads "Montzeville. Dawn. September 26, 1918; beginning of the Argonne offensive."
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
Painting
date made
1918-09-26
associated date
1917 - 1918
associated person
Peixotto, Ernest Clifford
artist
Peixotto, Ernest Clifford
Physical Description
oil (overall production method/technique)
canvas (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 30 in x 36 in; 76.2 cm x 91.44 cm
ID Number
AF.35934
catalog number
35934
accession number
104470
World War I
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Data Source
National Museum of American History
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