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Object details

Category
Art
Related period
Second World War (content)
Creator
Spencer, Stanley
Materials

Support: paper

medium: Pencil

Dimensions

Support: Height 505 mm, Width 409 mm

External Frame: Depth 30 mm, Height 732 mm, Width 593 mm

Mount: Height 697 mm, Width 557 mm

Catalogue number
Art.IWM ART LD 6008 60

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