ID number ART03605.052.001
Title RAP, Villers Bretonneux
Collection Art
Object type Drawing
Maker Benson, George (Artist)
Date made c. 1917-1918
Medium watercolour and pencil on paper
Measurement backing sheet: 28.8 x 45.5 cm; image: 19.7 x 32.8 cm

Description

Depicts a Regimental Aid Post, Villers Bretonneux, constructed within a trench. The back of a soldier can be seen carrying the end of a stretcher, disappearing into an opening in the side of the trench. Another soldier sits up against the trench wall, while a third appears from around the bend. all are depicted wearing tin helmets.