ID number ART23958
Title Piraeus and Athens
Collection Art
Object type Drawing
Artist Dargie, William
Place made Greece: Athens, Piraeus
Date made 1945
Medium pencil on paper
Measurement Overall: 50 x 68.2 cm; Image: 38.1 x 66 cm

Description

The port of Piraeus, pictured in the foreground and the city of Athens in the distance seen from the entrance to the harbour. Note submarine tied up on right. These sites were badly damaged by bombing during the German invasion of Greece in 1941.