ID number ART03605.043.002
Title A Linesman
Collection Art
Object type Drawing
Maker Benson, George (Artist)
Date made c. 1917-1918
Medium ink wash and Chinese white on paper
Measurement backing sheet: 45.5 x 28.8 cm; image: 24.2 x 22 cm

Description

Depicts a linesman balancing precariously on the scaffolding structure atop a roof, erecting communication lines. On the wall of the building below him is a sign that reads 'Lorries'.