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Associated person:
War Department  Search this
Maker:
Morgan, Wallace  Search this
Physical Description:
charcoal (overall production method/technique)
paper (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 17 7/8 in x 27 3/4 in; 45.4025 cm x 70.485 cm
Object Name:
sketch
Date made:
1918-07
Associated date:
1917-1918
Description:
Charcoal sketch. In the foreground is a mounted soldier and a soldier on foot next to him; both of them are wearing French helmets. Beyond these two figures is a line of advancing infantrymen. On the left are two Renault FT-17 tanks. In the background, on the right, are trees and shell-torn buildings. Plumes of smoke streak the horizon.
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.25773
Catalog number:
25773
Accession number:
64592
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Political and Military History: Armed Forces History, Military
World War I Art
Combat Art
Military
Art
Official Art from the American Expeditionary Forces in World War I
Art
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_448047