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World War II through the eyes of the Cape fear: Art -- MacMillan's Germany

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Record 4/25
Object ID CF1973.006.0051
Description Painting, Watercolor; field artillery at Merkstein, Germany; camouflaged gun emplacement points toward town in left background, facing Cologne plain; smoke rises from damaged buildings in distance; signed & labeled at bottom let corner by Henry Jay MacMillan ; w/ white mat & silver frame.
Dimensions H-52 W-88 D-2 cm
Made MacMillan, Henry Jay
Notes 973.6.51 44. Untitled Merkstein, German, November 19, 1944 Watercolor on paper The Field Artillery Faces the Cologne Plain. This battery of 155mm had one fire mission after another and kept the artist on the run. The German town in the distance is being shelled by the Germans.

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