ID number ART23829
Title Ruined church near bridge at Tyrnavos
Collection Art
Object type Painting
Artist Dargie, William
Place made Greece: Tirnavos
Date made 1945
Medium oil on canvas
Measurement overall: 25.4 x 40.5 cm

Description

Top; Road and fields near Tirnavos. Bottom; Ruined church near bridge at Tirnavos. Tirnavos is about 25 miles south of Mount Olympus and the road through the village proved an important one for the withdrawing of Allied forces, as it was kept open and many troops were withdrawn along it during the fighting, Greece.