A Covering for a Gun-site

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  • Art.IWM ART LD 1940
Art and Popular Design
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  • Support: panel
  • medium: oil
  • Support: Height 444 mm, Width 679 mm
  • Frame: Height 627 mm, Width 856 mm
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  • object category: painting

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image: soldiers at work in a clearing, assembling a framework which is partly covered in tarpaulin. There is snow on the ground and several soldiers are prodding the tarpaulin with sticks to dislodge the snow from the roof of the structure.

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War Artists Advisory Committee purchase


Albert Richards

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