Leaders of the Australian Light Horse in Palestine, 1918
ID numberART09557
Collection typeArt
TitleLeaders of the Australian Light Horse in Palestine, 1918
MeasurementOverall: 152.2 x 243.6 cm (sight)
Object typePainting
MakerPower, H Septimus
Place made
  • Australia: Victoria, Melbourne
  • United Kingdom: England
Date made1926
Physical descriptionoil on canvas
CopyrightCopyright expired - public domain
DescriptionJordan Valley; 1st, 2nd, 3rd, 4th and 5th Australian Light Horse Brigades; a group of ten officers, all mounted, in a desert landscape, l-r: Brigadier General George Macleay Macarthur-Onslow, DSO, 5 ALH Bde; Brigadier General William Grant, DSO, 4 ALH Bde; Lieutenant Colonel John Gilbert Browne, DSO (14th Hussars) Chief Staff, Anzac Mtd; Brigadier General Lachlan Chisholm Wilson, CMG, 3 ALH Bde; Brigadier General Richard Granville Hylton Howard-Vyse, CMG, DSO, (Royal Horse Guards), Chief of Staff, Desert Mtd Cps; Lieutenant General Sir Harry Chauvel, KCB, KCMG, Commanding Desert Mtd Cps; Major General Henry West Hodgson, CB, CVO, (15th Hussars), Commanding Aust Mtd Div; Brigadier General Charles Frederick Cox, CB, CMG, 1 ALH Bde; Major General Sir Edward Walter Clervaux Chaytor, KCMG, CB, (NZ Staff Cps) Commanding Anzac Mtd Div; Brigadier General Granville de Laune Ryrie, CB, CMG, 2 ALH Bde.