Edward Bawden Zghorta, Syria: Panorama of the Camp of the 8th, 10th and 12th Indian Mule Corps; in the Distance Lebanon 1942

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Artwork details

Artist
Edward Bawden 1903–1989
Title
Zghorta, Syria: Panorama of the Camp of the 8th, 10th and 12th Indian Mule Corps; in the Distance Lebanon
Date 1942
Medium Watercolour and ink on paper
Dimensions Support: 457 x 1206 mm
Collection
Tate
Acquisition Presented by the War Artists Advisory Committee 1946
Reference
N05685
Not on display

Catalogue entry

N05685 ZGHORTA, SYRIA: PANORAMA OF THE CAMP OF THE 8TH, 10TH AND 12TH INDIAN MULE CORPS; IN THE DISTANCE LEBANON 1942
 
Inscr. ‘Edward Bawden’ b.r.
Pen and watercolour, 18×47 1/2 (46×120·5), on two pieces of paper joined together.
Presented by the War Artists' Advisory Committee 1946.
Exh: National War Pictures, South Africa, 1943, National Gallery, 1945, and R.A., October–November 1945 (368).

Painted about March 1942.

Published in:
Mary Chamot, Dennis Farr and Martin Butlin, The Modern British Paintings, Drawings and Sculpture, London 1964, I

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