East meets west (First British convoy en route to Berlin)
|Title||East meets west (First British convoy en route to Berlin)|
|Maker||Colahan, Colin (Artist)|
|Medium||oil on canvas|
|Measurement||image: 60 cm x 80 cm|
|On display||Main building: World War 2 Gallery: Gallery 4|
An extensive convoy a of British military trucks and tanks stretches from the right hand corner to the horizon line at the centre left of the composition. As the military convoy is proceeding one way, a convoy of villagers evacuating proceeds in the opposite direction by horse and cart laden with belongings. A village containing a church steeple is visible in the distance and to the right of the composition.