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Women in a shelter: 1941

Henry Spencer Moore

Women in a shelter: 1941
4 0 c m
actual image size: 22cm x 25cm

Full image caption

Women in a shelter, from a series of twenty drawings illustrating London in wartime 1939-45. The inspiration for this drawing was the sight of Londoners sleeping in improvised shelters in tube stations during the blitz. This drawing is made with pencil, chalk, watercolour wash, ink and wax crayon in graphic paper squaring. The drawing is not signed.

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1941 AD - 1941 AD
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