Not titled [Landscape, near Vierstraat]

Place Europe: Belgium, Flanders, West-Vlaanderen, Ypres
Accession Number ART03605.029.001
Collection type Art
Measurement backing sheet: 45.5 x 28.8 cm; image: 21.5 x 52.4 cm
Object type Drawing
Physical description pencil on paper
Date made 9 October 1916
Conflict First World War, 1914-1918
Copyright

Item copyright: AWM Licensed copyright

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.