A Wrecked Tank

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  • Art.IWM ART 1613
Art and Popular Design
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  • Frame: wood
  • Support: paper
  • Glazing: perspex
  • Mount: board
  • medium: Watercolour
  • Frame: Depth 41 mm, Height 652 mm, Width 860 mm
  • Support: Height 342 mm, Width 533 mm
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  • object category: drawing
Gift of the artist, 1919

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Object description

Image: the bare shell of a tank sits in the foreground, reduced to little more than a few pieces of rusting metal. It lies alongside a road, with a truck driving in the distance. To the left is a lake or part of a river.

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Framed and mounted watercolour painting.


John S. Sargent 1918

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