A Military Hospital, Middle East : ward with leg cases

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  • Art.IWM ART LD 1069
Art and Popular Design
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  • Support: paper
  • medium: ink
  • medium: wash
  • Support: Height 400 mm, Width 520 mm
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  • object category: drawing

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image: A view down a row of beds in a hospital ward with mosquito nets tied back against the wall. The patient nearest the viewer is lying on his back and has a frame to protect his legs. On the cabinet next to his bed there is a fly swatter. The patient in the next bed along also has a frame but is sitting up, talking to the nurse.

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War Artists Advisory Committee commission

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