A Dead Tank

Lithographic print of original charcoal drawing, ‘A Dead Tank’, by artist Sir David Muirhead Bone. This proof forms part of a green paper folder of an “edition de luxe” of signed proofs: 10 prints made from the War Drawings of Muirhead Bone.

Muirhead Bone (1876-1953) was a Scottish watercolourist and etcher. He was known for his depictions of wartime industrial and architectural settings. He was on the advisory committees for the British War Memorials during the First World War and the War Artists Advisory panel during the Second World War.

Object Summary

Accession Loan No.
34/1919/17
Category
Fine Art
Collection Class
Prints
Medium
lithograph on paper
Common Name
A Dead Tank
Simple Name
print
Inscription Transcription
Bone; Muirhead Bone; MB
Period Classification
World War I (1914-1918)
Production Town
; London; London
Production Country
; United Kingdom: England; United Kingdom: England
Production Person Initials
Sir David Muirhead; ; George
Production Person Surname
Bone; Country Life Ltd; Newnes Ltd
Production Year Low
1918
Production Year High
1918

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A Dead Tank