ART OF THE FIRST WORLD WAR - 1914 -1918
#3016: The Country near Amiens - 1916
Sir DAVID MUIRHEAD BONE, NEAC HRSW HRSA HARIBA (1876-1953). Appointed as Britain's first official war artist in May 1916. Commissioned as an honorary Second Lieutenant, he arrived in France during the Battle of the Somme, serving with the Allied forces on the Western Front and also with the Royal Navy for a time.
The Country near Amiens - 1916.
7" x 11" - 18 x 28 cm.
Signed within the plate
War Drawings published by Authority of the War Office by Country Life Ltd., 1917.