ID number ART30055
Title Anti-aircraft gun and enemy bombers
Collection Art
Object type Drawing
Artist Herbert, Harold
Place made Syria
Date made 1941
Medium watercolour over pencil heightened with white on paper
Measurement Overall: 37 x 50 cm

Description

An incident on the Beirut - Damour Road. Anti-aircraft gun in action against enemy planes. Allied naval vessels are in the distance. Banana, prickly pear and olive trees were the chief form of vegetation and usually formed good cover, Syria.