ART03605.020.001

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ID number ART03605.020.001
Title A Gurkha
Collection Art
Object type Drawing
Artist Benson, George
Place made Malta
Date made c. 1915
Medium pencil on paper
Measurement backing sheet: 45.5 x 28.8 cm; image: 12.5 x 7.5 cm

Description

Small head study in profile of a Gurkha. A Gurkha was a person from the northern parts of India who served in the British Army's Brigade of Gurkhas.