Image copyright: © Australian War Memorial licensed copyright
|Maker||Benson, George (Artist)|
|Place made||At sea|
|Date made||April 1915|
|Medium||pencil on paper|
|Measurement||image: 45.5 x 28.8 cm; backing sheet: 16.5 x 10.5 cm|
Sketch on a leaf torn from a small sketchpad, depicting a profile portrait of a soldier with glasses wearing his slouch hat, holding up his rifle. This is one of a series of sketches Benson made while aboard the SS Minnewaska, travelling from Alexandria to Lemnos Island on Easter Saturday, 1915.