ART30081

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ID number ART30081
Title Bound for Suez
Collection Art
Object type Drawing
Maker Herbert, Harold (Artist)
Place made Egypt
Date made 1941
Medium watercolour over pencil heightened with white on paper on paper
Measurement Overall: 36.3 x 50 cm

Description

Bound for Suez - Freighters bringing up supplies for the army. The canal is something to see, after journeying across the desert. One realises, all at once, how good is the smell of sea water, the sight of fish'.