Object details

Category
Art
Related period
1990 to the present day (production), Second World War (content)
Creator
Halter, Roman
Production date
2001
Materials

Support: paper

medium: Watercolour

Dimensions

Support: Height 71 mm, Width 167 mm

Mount: Height 214 mm, 295

Image: Height 42 mm, Width 150 mm

Catalogue number
Art.IWM ART 17544

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