Beaumont, France

Title

Beaumont, France

Creator

Henry Varnum Poor
American, 1887-1970

Date

1919

Description

Poor wrangled an early discharge from the Army in March 1919, and spent the spring visiting Paris and touring the Normandy countryside. This and the adjacent drawing depict the small village of Beaumont, located not far from Cherbourg on the Cap del la Hague, the northwest tip of the Cotentin Peninsula.

Contributor

Palmer Museum of Art, The Pennsylvania State University, Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Charles A. Stone

Identifier

84.67

Rights

This image is posted publicly for non-profit educational uses, excluding printed publication. Other uses are not permitted.

Format

Lithographic crayon on paper; 6 x 8 in. (15.3 x 20.4 cm)