ART03605.027

Image copyright: © Australian War Memorial licensed copyright

ID number ART03605.027
Title [Prisoners marching]
Collection Art
Object type Drawing
Maker Benson, George (Artist)
Date made c. 1916
Medium watercolour and charcoal on paper
Measurement backing sheet: 28.8 x 45.5 cm; image: 23.5 x 29 cm

Description

Scrapbook leaf with a watercolour on artist's paper, depicting German prisoners marching from the Somme through the Reninghelst. Benson notes that Lieutenant W. Coleman of the 4th Light Horse is in charge. One soldier's Red Cross arm band is visible, as he walks alongside another soldier with a walking stick.