ID number ART22030
Title Chalk sketch of muleteer for above incident [ART22222]
Collection Art
Object type Drawing
Artist Dargie, William
Place made Syria
Date made 24 January 1942
Medium charcoal and conte crayon on paper
Measurement Overall: 38.1 x 49.5 cm

Description

Sketch of a muleteer under mortar fire at Damour, Syria. He is wearing a tin hat and carries a rifle slung over his shoulder. This sketch was intended as a preparatory study for a final painting of a scene from the Battle for Damour.