Cloth Hall, Ypres

Place Europe: Belgium, Flanders, West-Vlaanderen, Ypres
Accession Number ART02884
Collection type Art
Measurement Framed: 63.6 x 75.4 cm x 6.5 cm; Unframed: 51.4 cm x 63.2 cm
Object type Painting
Physical description oil on canvas on board
Maker Leist, Fred
Place made Belgium: Flanders, West-Vlaanderen, Ypres
Date made 1917
Conflict First World War, 1914-1918

Item copyright: Copyright expired - public domain

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Progressively destroyed by German artillery fire from 1914, the great medieval Cloth Hall in Ypres, was in ruins when the Australians fought nearby in the final months of 1917.