ART22031

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ID number ART22031
Title Sketch for wounded soldier for above painting [ART22222]
Collection Art
Object type Drawing
Maker Dargie, William (Artist)
Place made Syria
Date made 24 January 1942
Medium charcoal and conte crayon on paper
Measurement Overall: 38.1 x 49.5 cm

Description

Depicts a drawing of a wounded soldier. Muleteers under mortar fire at Damour, Syria. A sketch for No. 47. This sketch was intended as a preparatory study for a final painting of a scene from the Battle for Damour.