Sketch of dead soldier and mule for above incident [ART22222]

Place Middle East: French Mandate for Syria and Lebanon, Lebanon, Damour
Accession Number ART22032
Collection type Art
Measurement Overall: 38.1 x 49.5 cm
Object type Drawing
Physical description charcoal and conte crayon on paper
Maker Dargie, William
Place made Syria
Date made 25 January 1942
Conflict Second World War, 1939-1945
Copyright

Item copyright: Copyright expired - public domain

Public Domain Mark This item is in the Public Domain

Description

Depicts a dead soldier and a mule. Muleteers under mortar fire at Damour, Syria. This sketch was intended as a preparatory study for a final painting of a scene from the Battle for Damour.