Melbourne, Victoria, Australia 1860 – Brighton, England 1940

  • France 1887-1932
  • England from 1932

Etaples: German prisoners working on railway platform April 1917 Place made: Etaples, Nord-Pas-de-Calais, Pas-de-Calais, France
Materials & Technique: drawings, chalk; charcoal; paper drawing in colour chalks and charcoal Support: paper mounted on paper

Primary Insc: signed, dated and titled lower right of sheet in black pencil, 'Iso Rae/April 1917/Etaples/German prisoners/workers on railway station'.
Tertiary Insc: Inscribed lower right of backing in black pencil, '42'.
Dimensions: image 26.8 h x 41.6 w cm sheet 26.8 h x 41.6 w cm backing 48.0 h x 62.4 w cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased 1980
Accession No: NGA 80.3700
  • Purchased by the Australian National Gallery, from Edward Barkes, London, November 1980.