ID number ART19796.021
Title [Gun captured by 58 Battalion 8/5/18, Baymoulers 9/8/18]; verso: [Dead soldier; Dismembered leg]
Collection Art
Object type Drawing
Maker Longstaff, Will (Artist)
Place made France: Picardie, Somme, Amiens Harbonnieres Area, Glisy
Date made 1918
Medium pencil on paper; pencil and watercolour on paper
Measurement Sheet: 25.2 x 36.8 cm

Description

recto: A gun is turned upsidedown on the earth with its wheel carriage exposed. verso: two sketches, a soldier in uniform lies face down in a field with his pack to his left; and a dismembered leg lies in a field of red poppies.