Unloading shell cases, Glisy Dump; verso:[Dugouts near Villers Bretonneux]
|Title||Unloading shell cases, Glisy Dump; verso:[Dugouts near Villers Bretonneux]|
|Maker||Longstaff, Will (Artist)|
|Place made||France: Picardie, Somme, Amiens Harbonnieres Area, Glisy|
|Medium||pencil and watercolour wash; pencil, carbon pencil and watercolour|
|Measurement||Sheet: 25.2 x 36.8 cm|
A 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.