The Salt Lake, Suvla Bay: the advance of 21st August 1915

Catalogue number
  • Art.IWM ART 2326
Department
Art and Popular Design
Production date
1915-08-21
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Materials
  • Support: canvas
  • medium: oil
Dimensions
  • Support: Height 609 mm, Width 914 mm
  • Frame: Depth (overall) 55 mm, Depth 45 mm, Height 780 mm, Width 1075 mm
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  • object category: painting
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Category
art
IMPERIAL WAR MUSEUMS

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Object description

image: A view across a salt lake with hills in the distance. Two lines of soldiers move from right to left across the empty ground of the salt lake under heavy fire. The scene is dotted with small clouds of smoke, and there are several larger explosions in the background.

History note

Imperial War Museum, Art Section commission

Inscription

NORMAN WILKINSON

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