ID number ART23887
Title Natives building anti-tank defences near Djeide
Collection Art
Object type Painting
Maker Dargie, William (Artist)
Places made
  • French Mandate for Syria and Lebanon: Lebanon, Beirut Tripoli Area, Djedeide
  • Syria
Date made December 1941
Medium oil on canvas
Measurement Overall: 38.1 x 43.1 cm


Dargie noted, "To one observer, at least, the natives appeared to be in no urgent hurry to complete their job; but they undoubtedly look picturesque enough".