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Associated person:
War Department  Search this
Artist:
Morgan, Wallace  Search this
Physical Description:
charcoal (overall production method/technique)
illustration board (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 16 in x 19 7/8 in; 40.64 cm x 50.4825 cm
Object Name:
sketch
Date made:
1918-07
Associated date:
1917-1918
Depicted:
1918-07-19
Description:
Charcoal sketch on illustration board. The work depicts the exhausted members of an artillery unit moving away from the line at Deumx, France. A line of soldiers, horses, wagons, and artillery pieces are moving through a forest. Many of the soldiers, whether riding on horses, vehicles, or walking, are slouched and stooped.
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.25758
Catalog number:
25758
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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Art
Official Art from the American Expeditionary Forces in World War I
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_448040