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Object details

Category
Art
Related period
First World War (production), First World War (content)
Creator
Blaikley, Ernest
Production date
1916-08-01
Materials

Support: paper

medium: ink

Dimensions

Support: Height 208 mm, Width 130 mm

Catalogue number
Art.IWM ART 15179 36

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