The Albert-Amiens Road

Accession Number ART03605.038.002
Collection type Art
Measurement backing sheet: 28.8 x 45.5 cm; image: 23 x 32.2 cm
Object type Drawing
Physical description watercolour and pencil on paper
Place made France: Picardie, Somme, Albert, France: Picardie, Somme, Amiens
Date made 1918
Conflict First World War, 1914-1918

Item copyright: AWM Licensed copyright


Depicts troops of the 7th Medium Trench Mortar Battery, one mounted, on the side of the Albert-Amiens Road. Supply wagons line the opposite side of the road. A road sign warns "Drive slow to avoid raising dust".