Women Railway Porters in Wartime

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  • Art.IWM ART LD 1701
Art and Popular Design
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  • Support: paper
  • medium: Watercolour
  • medium: pencil crayon
  • Support: Height 384 mm, Width 559 mm
  • Mount: Height 608 mm, Width 810 mm
  • Frame: Height 657 mm, Width 859 mm

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image: a group of women dressed in overalls and work clothes unloading goods and cargo from wheeled trolleys. A male foreman stands towards the centre, directing some of the porters.

History note

War Artists Advisory Committee commission


William Roberts

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