ID numberART19796.004
Collection typeArt
TitleUnloading shell cases, Glisy Dump; verso:[Dugouts near Villers Bretonneux]
MeasurementSheet: 25.2 x 36.8 cm
Object typeDrawing
MakerLongstaff, Will
Place madeFrance: Picardie, Somme, Amiens Harbonnieres Area, Glisy
Date made1918
Physical descriptionpencil and watercolour wash; pencil, carbon pencil and watercolour
CopyrightAWM copyright
DescriptionA sketch showing men unloading shell cases from waggons at the Glisy Dump. Verso: the left hand panel of a panorama sketch for 'Dugouts near Villers-Bretonneux'. This shows some dugouts set in the side of earth works, and a barbed wire fence crosses the landscape. From the artist's sketchbook covering the campaign on the Western Front during July - November 1918.