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Title

The cookers, near Villers Bretonneux, Somme, 1918


Artist

Will Dyson

Australia

03 Sep 1880 - 21 Jan 1938


Details


Media category

Print


Materials used

lithograph, black ink on white laid Arnold paper


Dimensions

43.7 x 55.6 cm image; 52.0 x 65.7 cm sheet


Signature & date

Signed l.r. corner, pencil "Will. Dyson." Not dated.


Credit

Gift of the High Commissioner for Australia (London) 1919


Location

Not on display


Accession number

4839


Artist information

Will Dyson

Works in the collection

39


Referenced in 3 publications

Bibliography


Laurence Joseph (Editor), Remembrance: Official magazine of the Shrine of Remembrance, Melbourne, Malvern East, Nov 2015, 20 (colour illus.). not AGNSW impression

Ross McMullin, Will Dyson: Cartoonist, etcher and Australia's finest war artist, 'Chapter 3: THE GREAT WAR', Australia, 1984, 167.

Ross McMullin, Will Dyson: Australia's radical genius, 'Chapter 3: 'THE WAR HAS ALTERED HIM A LOT' Holocaust 1914-1918', Australia, 2006, 204.