Suvla Bay
ID numberART03605.011.005
Collection typeArt
TitleSuvla Bay
Measurementbacking sheet: 45.5 x 28.8 cm; image: 8.5 x 26.5 cm
Object typeDrawing
MakerBenson, George
Place madeOttoman Empire: Turkey, Dardanelles, Gallipoli, Suvla Bay Area
Date made22 April 1915
Physical descriptionpencil on graph paper
CopyrightAWM Licensed copyright
DescriptionA rough pencil sketch on a piece of graph paper, depicting Suvla Bay. Inscription on scrapbook leaf below image: 'First section of a reconnaissance drawing made from the deck of the HMS Queen on Thursday 22 April, 1915, showing Cape Nibrunesi and Suvla Bay. The whole panorama extended from Nibrunesi to Cape Helles'.