France: The Beach Head, 1944; The search for rubble. The wear and tear on the roads resulted in a constant search for materials for repair. Crushing iron ore in the area of the Colombelles Factory near Caen.
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- Art.IWM ART LD 4667
- Art and Popular Design
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- Support: panel
- medium: oil
- Support: Height 584 mm, Width 774 mm
- Frame: Height 743 mm, Width 943 mm
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- object category: painting
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image: a group of men at work at the top of a mound of red rock in a yard, surrounded by a conveyor system.
War Artists Advisory Committee commission
Albert Richards 44
- Caen 1944, North West Europe, Second World War
- Normandy Breakout 1944, North West Europe, Second World War
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