Object details

Category
Art
Related period
First World War (production), First World War (content)
Creator
Unknown (Undefined)
Ministry of Shipping, Transport Department (publisher/sponsor)
Production date
1917
Place made
Great Britain
Materials

Support: paper

medium: ink

medium: gouache

Dimensions

Support: Height 341 mm, Width 695 mm

Catalogue number
Art.IWM DAZ 0046 2

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