ART03605.014.002

Image copyright: © Australian War Memorial licensed copyright

ID number ART03605.014.002
Title Not titled [A Turkish prisoner]
Collection Art
Object type Drawing
Maker Benson, George (Artist)
Place made Ottoman Empire: Turkey, Dardanelles, Gallipoli
Date made c. 1915 - 1917
Medium pencil and watercolour on paper
Measurement backing sheet: 45.5 x 28.8 cm; image: 16.5 x 10.5 cm

Description

Depicts a Turkish prisoner with an Australian soldier standing guard behind him to his right. The artist has indicated colours of the Turk's clothing: his green Turkish fez, brownish pants, and a red sash around his waist.