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Vaux

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Description
Oil on canvas. Catalogue card reads: "Road between Belleau Wood and Château Thierry as it looked on July 1, 1918 when taken by men of the Second Division." Rubble and large wooden beam in foreground. A cart on the road surrounded by destroyed buildings, including an eight ring ladder reaching a second floor on the right, in background.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
Painting
date made
1918
depicted
1918-06-1
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: 36 in x 41 in; 91.44 cm x 104.14 cm
ID Number
AF.35929
catalog number
35929
accession number
104470
World War I
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Data Source
National Museum of American History
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