ART03305

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ID number ART03305
Title In the horse lines
Collection Art
Object type Painting
Maker Power, H Septimus (Artist)
Place made France
Date made 1917
Medium oil on hardboard
Measurement unframed: 40.4 x 50.6 cm

Description

Three men from the 1st AIF near a tent with sacks of chaff, with several horses under thatched-roof shelters in background. H S Power was an official war artist attached to 1st Division AIF from 4 September 1917 to 31 March 1920. He was in France between September and December 1917 and again in August 1918. Power completed commissioned work for the Australian War Memorial until 1938.