Es Salt raid

Accession Number ART02872
Collection type Art
Measurement Framed: 68 x 78 cm x 11 cm; Unframed: 51.1 cm x 61 cm
Object type Painting
Physical description oil on canvas
Maker Lambert, George
Place made United Kingdom: England, Greater London, London
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


Light horsemen gallop across rough ground (from left to right of the image). Two horses fall. Steep hills rise behind. This painting depicts the action east of Jordan on 30 April 1918, when the Anzac mounted Division attacked and captured Es Salt.