recto: Buire, church and dump; verso: The chateau, Le cateau

Accession Number ART93175.007
Collection type Art
Measurement Overall: 25.4 x 35.8 cm
Object type Work on paper
Physical description pencil with wash on paper; verso: pencil on paper
Maker Streeton, Arthur
Place made France: Nord Pas de Calais, Nord, Le Cateau, France: Picardie, Buire
Date made 1918
Conflict First World War, 1914-1918

Item copyright: Copyright expired - public domain

Public Domain Mark This item is in the Public Domain


The right side of a brief sketch of the town of Buire and its ruined church building and an ammunitions dump. On the verso is the left side of a sketch of the chateau at Le Cateau and its grounds. Le Cateau was a village behind the Hindenburg Line, captured by Australians in November 1918.

Purchased with the assistance of the Australian Government through the National Cultural Heritage Account, 2007