ID number ART03605.029.001
Title Not titled [Landscape, near Vierstraat]
Collection Art
Object type Drawing
Maker Benson, George (Artist)
Date made 9 October 1916
Medium pencil on paper
Measurement backing sheet: 45.5 x 28.8 cm; image: 21.5 x 52.4 cm

Description

Double leaf landscape sketch torn from another sketchbook. Depicts the Ypres Sector at 4pm. Benson indicates that the view is from the right of the village Vierstraat. Benson notes that "A [sketch of] the Ypres Sector. At 4pm oll the guns concentrated their fire on Bois Garante and kept the bombardment up till 4.30. This sketch was made from the right of the village of Vierstraat." Vierstraat is a Belium village situated in Vlaanderen, Flanders. Benson has made notations indicating colours of different geographical formations.