Christmas Day

James Alp, Artist

This is one of the drawings in our collection. It was made in Italy in 25 Dec 1942.
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Measurements
150 x 183mm
Media
ink on paper
Subject Place
Description
Ink drawing on paper of a prisoner of war camp in Italy showing the corner of the yard with a high fence topped with barbed wire, power poles and a tall guard house on the corner. Inscription states 'Christmas Day 1942'. On the verso is another sketch of the same scene, this time in a watercolour wash.
Credit Line
Collection of the Sarjeant Gallery Te Whare o Rehua Whanganui. Gift of the Alp family, 2020
Collection Type
Permanent collection
Acquisition Date
05 Nov 2020

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Accession Number:
2020/2/1

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