A Dirty Day in Flanders

Catalogue number
  • Art.IWM ART 3245
Department
Art and Popular Design
Subject period
Materials
  • Support: paper
  • medium: Watercolour
Dimensions
  • Support: Height 392 mm, Width 574 mm
Alternative names
  • object category: drawing
Creator
Category
art

Object description

image: a view of a desolate flooded battlefield. Two stretcher parties are carrying the wounded across a muddy field. In the foreground is a flooded crater with smashed debris and the lower limbs of a dead body, the upper part lying under water. The sky is overcast and bleak.

History note

Imperial War Museum commission

Inscription

David A Baxter

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