Ref NoST/4/12
Alt Ref NoT033
TitleInk Drawing: Release of Italian Prisoners
Extent1 mounted drawing
Name of CreatorShepard; E H
DescriptionOne ink drawing on paper depicting British troops meeting released Italian prisoners in the ruins of Camporovere village. The Italians are shown being provided with provisions from the rear of a small lorry and Austrian prisoners are depicted under guard on the left of the image. Includes a large number of annotations explaining the different aspects of the scene.
Additional details and sketches are visible on the reverse. Please see page 117 of 'Shepard's War' for a reproduction of the reverse.
Physical DescriptionSeveral creases, particularly in corners.
Publication NoteCampbell, J. (2015) 'Shepard's War - E. H. Shepard - The Man Who Drew Winnie-the-Pooh' (London) Page 116-117.
ExhibitionsKunstenaar in oorlogstijd. E.H. Shepard, tekenaar van Winnie-the-Pooh (Artist in wartime. E.H. Shepard, draughtsman of Winnie -the-Pooh) exhibition at Museum Huis Doorn in the Netherlands, August to December 2017.
CodePerson NameDates
DS/UK/11157Shepard; Ernest Howard (1879-1976); Illustrator1879-1976
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