ID number ART24023
Title Demolitions, Piraeus, Greece
Collection Art
Object type Drawing
Artist Dargie, William
Place made Greece: Athens, Piraeus
Date made 1945
Medium pencil on paper
Measurement Overall: 19.3 x 27.5 cm

Description

Piraeus, the seaport for the city of Athens, was the port of disembarkation for troops of the 6th Australian Division when entering Greece in April 1941. The damage shown here was caused to German installations by Allied bombing during Germany's occupation of the country.