ID number ART22375
Title The Harbour, Sollum
Collection Art
Object type Painting
Maker Dargie, William (Artist)
Place made North Africa: Western Desert, Libya
Date made March 1942
Medium oil on canvas on plywood
Measurement Overall: 39.4 x 43.1 cm


A sketch taken from the deserted shell of a shattered town. The only life was supplied by the endless convoys, which choked the coast road and slowly climbed the narrow, winding pass above the harbour, Sollum, Libya.