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Associated person:
War Department  Search this
Artist:
Morgan, Wallace  Search this
Physical Description:
charcoal (overall production method/technique)
paper (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 15 in x 21 5/8 in; 38.1 cm x 54.9275 cm
sketch: 14 15/16 in x 18 in; 37.94125 cm x 45.72 cm
Object Name:
sketch
Date made:
ca 1918
Associated date:
1917-1918
Description:
Charcoal sketch on white paper. In this outdoor scene, soldiers prepare and eat a meal. The outdoor mess area is framed by a house on the right, and dugouts built into a rise in the ground. A caisson is in the center foreground.
Location:
Currently not on view
Related event:
World War I  Search this
Credit Line:
War Department. Historical Branch of the General Staff
ID Number:
AF.25763
Catalog number:
25763
Accession number:
64592
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Political and Military History: Armed Forces History, Military
World War I Art
Combat Art
Military
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Official Art from the American Expeditionary Forces in World War I
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_448035