The Battle of the Landings - ANZAC - Night, April 25th 1915

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  • Art.IWM ART 4279
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Great Britain
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  • medium: pastel
  • primary support: paper
  • secondary support: card
  • support: paper
  • Support: Height 132 mm
  • Support: Width 136 mm
  • Primary Support: Height 158 mm
  • Primary Support: Width 163 mm
  • Mount: Height 487 mm
  • Mount: Width 395 mm
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  • object category: drawing
Object description

image: crew members of HMS Manica stand on the deck of the ship trying to view developments on the shore at Anzac Cove on the western side of the Gallipoli peninsula. One man stands on metal stairs with his arm pointing to the land. Beyond them further ships are visible, with the coastline in the background.

Physical description

Watercolour adhered in all corners to a primary mount, which in turn is adhered in all corners to a secondary card mount with another mounted copy pencil drawing Art.IWM ART 4278 above it. The bottom edge of the primary mount is roughly cut.


25 IV.15

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