ART03605.006.004

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ID number ART03605.006.004
Title A Sudanese/Egyptian Infantry
Collection Art
Object type Drawing
Artist Benson, George
Place made Egypt
Date made c. 1914 - 1915
Medium pencil on paper
Measurement backing sheet: 45.5 x 28.8 cm; image: 12.6 x 8.8 cm

Description

Depicts a Sudanese soldier in uniform, wearing calf-length boots and a fez hat, a member of the Egyptian infantry. This is one of a series of drawings Benson did entitled 'Some Egyptian Types'.