ART03605.017.002

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ID number ART03605.017.002
Title Imbos from above Shell Green
Collection Art
Object type Drawing
Maker Benson, George (Artist)
Place made Ottoman Empire: Turkey, Dardanelles, Gallipoli
Date made c. 1915
Medium watercolour on paper
Measurement backing sheet: 45.5 x 28.8 cm; image: 10.5 x 16.5 cm

Description

Sketch on a leaf torn from a small sketchpad, depicting a sketch overlooking the Aegean Sea to Imbros Island from Shell Green. Shell Green was a sloping cottonfield on the seaward side of Bolton's Ridge at the southern end of the Anzac area.