Mosque at Aleppo
ID numberART00074
Collection typeArt
TitleMosque at Aleppo
Measurementsheet: 18.5 cm x 31.5 cm
Object typePrint
MakerBarker, David
Place madeAustralia: New South Wales, Sydney
Date made1918-19
Physical descriptionetching on paper
CopyrightCopyright expired - public domain
DescriptionEtching showing a front view of a mosque at Aleppo in Syria. An impression of this work was exhibited at the artist's 1920 solo exhibition at the Gayfield Shaw Gallery, Sydney as 'Monastery at Aleppo'. Aleppo was the most northern city occupied by the Allied forces (after the Turks abandoned the town on 26 October, 1918) and was Chauvel's headquarters, where the northern most Australian Imperial Forces Brigade Headquarters were situated in 1918.