Lewis Gun in action
ID numberART02901
Collection typeArt
TitleLewis Gun in action
Measurementframed: 40 x 50 cm; unframed: 30.4 x 40.6 cm; sight: 29.4 x 39.7 cm
Object typePainting
MakerLeist, Fred
Place madeFrance
Date made1917
Physical descriptionoil on artist board
CopyrightAWM copyright
DescriptionDepicts two soldiers in chalky trench firing a Lewis gun, one wearing tin (protective) helmet, other wearing slouch hat, water bottle and haversack on ground of trench nearby.