Image copyright: © Australian War Memorial licensed copyright

ID number ART94180.001
Title Storm over Broumana, Lebanon
Collection Art
Object type Drawing
Maker Hodgkinson, Frank (Artist)
Place made Syria
Date made 1941
Medium pencil, watercolour and gouache on paper
Measurement sheet: 27 x 37.8 cm; image: 27 x 37 cm


This is a watercolour painting of a town in the Lebanese countryside. The artist has depicted the road leading up to a reasonably sized town containing several multistoried buildings. On a high point of the scene is a white building with a terracotta roof that stands out prominently against the dark gray clouds of an approaching storm.