In the Shelter (3)

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  • Art.IWM ART LD 484
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  • Support: paper
  • medium: Watercolour
  • Support: Height 233 mm, Width 302 mm
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  • object category: drawing

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image: A view of people sleeping in a shelter. Adults and children sit asleep on benches and on the floor. One man wearing a hat stands asleep with one foot on the edge of a bench. In the left corner the warden stands watching the sleepers with a woman who has her back to the viewer.

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commission 1940 (War Office Artist)

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