The lonely soldier

Collection ID ART03605.039.002
Collection type Art
Title The lonely soldier
Measurement backing sheet: 28.8 x 45.5 cm; image: 21.2 x 32.6 cm
Date made c. 1917
Place made France: Picardie, Somme, Amiens Harbonnieres Area, Harbonnieres
Object type Drawing
Maker Benson, George
Copyright AWM Licensed copyright

Depicts a lone grave in a landscape near Harbonnieres, indicated only by a single cross and the tin helmet of the fallen soldier lain over the grave.