Object details

Category
Art
Related period
Second World War (content)
Creator
Ravilious, Eric William
Materials

Frame: wood

Support: paper

Glazing: perspex

medium: lithograph

Dimensions

Frame: Depth 28 mm, Height 528 mm, Width 508 mm

Support: Height 349 mm, Width 285 mm

Image: Height 318 mm, Width 279 mm

Mount: Height 522 mm, Width 462 mm

Catalogue number
Art.IWM ART 15213

Object associations

Related content

Don’t Do It, Mother – Leave The Children Where They Are
© IWM (Art.IWM PST 8235)
Keystone Photo Shows: Gable talks, from behind a machine-gun, to Sgt. Gunner Phil Hulse, of Springfield, Mo., Right, and Sgt. Gunner Kenneth Huls, from Perkin, Oklahoma.’ On reverse: US Army General Section Press & Censorship Bureau [Stamp]. Print No: 268131.
Second World War
American Airmen In Britain During The Second World War
Over two million American servicemen passed through Britain during the Second World War. In 1944, at the height of activity, up to half a million were based there with the United States Army Air Forces (USAAF). Their job was to man and maintain the vast fleets of aircraft needed to attack German cities and industry.