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ID number ART03605.022.001
Title Chalk boats on the Suez Canal
Collection Art
Object type Drawing
Maker Benson, George (Artist)
Place made Egypt: Suez Canal, Suez
Date made 1916
Medium pencil on paper
Measurement backing sheet: 45.5 x 28.8 cm; image: 10.5 x 16.5 cm


Sketchbook leaf attached to scrapbook page, depicting boats on the Suez Canal. The sails are down and much of the sketch is dominated by rigging and masts.