HM The Queen Reviewing at County Hall, May 1940

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  • Art.IWM ART LD 6092
Art and Popular Design
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  • Support: canvas
  • medium: oil
  • Support: Height 458 mm, Width 611 mm
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  • object category: painting
Gift of the artist, 1968

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image: Queen Elizabeth, wife of King George VI, reviews two lines of predominantly female auxiliary ambulance drivers. In the foreground is a line of motor ambulances, with personnel standing in front of them. The Queen and several other dignitaries talk to some of the personnel in the middle of the composition. In the background is another line of motor ambulances, with personnel lined up in front of the vehicles.

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