Sketch for The Mule Track (IWM ART 1153)

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  • Art.IWM ART 2492
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  • Support: paper
  • medium: Watercolour
  • medium: ink
  • Support: Height 129 mm, Width 222 mm
  • Frame: Depth 36 mm, Height 434 mm, Width 585 mm
  • Mount: Height 408 mm, Width 558 mm
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  • object category: drawing

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image: two British soldiers moving along a duck-board during a heavy bombardment. They crouch whilst walking, a reaction to a close explosion. Shells erupt and debris flies around the devestated landscape and shattered trees.

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Ministry of Information commission, Scheme 3. Commission administration transferred to Imperial War Museum


2492 Sketch for 'The Mule Track' Paul Nash

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