Charge of the 2nd Lancers at El Afuli : in the Valley of Armageddon, 5 am, Friday 20th September 1918

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  • Art.IWM ART 2501
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  • Frame: wood
  • Support: canvas
  • Glazing: perspex
  • medium: oil
  • Frame: Depth 60, Height 868, Width 1067
  • Support: Depth 24 mm, Height 714 mm, Width 917 mm
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  • object category: painting

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Object description

image: A line of Indian lancers charge at Turkish infantry across a valley, with high ground visible in the background. In the foreground two Turkish infantrymen lie on the ground as they are speared by two Indian lancers.

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Framed and glazed oil painting.

History note

Imperial War Museum commission



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