ART30062

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ID number ART30062
Title Garrison cinema, Qastina
Collection Art
Object type Drawing
Maker Herbert, Harold (Artist)
Place made British Mandate of Palestine: Palestine
Date made 1941
Medium watercolour over pencil heightened with white on paper
Measurement Overall: 53.1 x 71 cm

Description

The camp is Qastina, but the cinema building is identical with those provided for the entertainment of troops at all camps in the area. The theatre was a much-favoured spot, two shows nightly being provided. In foreground is a tent which has been newly camouglaged in mud.'