ID number ART23885
Title Sketch of Corps HQ area at Aley
Collection Art
Object type Painting
Artist Dargie, William
Place made French Mandate for Syria and Lebanon: Lebanon, Aley
Date made December 1941
Medium oil on canvas on board
Measurement Overall: 38.8 cm x 43.2 cm; Frame: 54 cm x 59.5 cm

Description

The Headquarters of 1st Australian Corps. Dargie noted it was "One of the most picturesque spots in Syria, overlooking Beirut and close to the Bromana of James Elroy Fletcher's poem".