ID number ART03605.050.003
Title The Somme Valley, near Corbie
Collection Art
Object type Drawing
Maker Benson, George (Artist)
Date made June 1918
Medium watercolour and pencil on paper
Measurement backing sheet: 28.8 x 45.5 cm; image: 24.6 x 32.4 cm

Description

Depicts the Somme Valley, the village of Corbie is visible in the middle distance and a small hut which is tucked behind the hillside above the village. Benson indicates that "[The] 12th Light Brigade Headquarters were in the small shooting box, June 1918".