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Object details

Category
Art
Related period
1945-1989 (production), 1945-1989 (content)
Creator
Knight, Laura
Production date
1946
Materials

medium: pastel

Dimensions

Support: Height 576 mm, Width 403 mm

Catalogue number
Art.IWM ART LD 5865

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