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RepositoryArchives and Special Collections, University of Surrey
LevelItem
Ref NoST/8/3
Alt Ref NoT046
TitleInk Drawing: German Soldiers in a Trench Watching Their Trousers Being Electrified
Datec1916-1917
Name of CreatorShepard; E H
DescriptionOne ink drawing on card depicting several astonished German soldiers in a trench during the First World War watching their electrified breeches leaping into the air.
Caption reads: 'Probable effect on the enemy's new electric breeches, of a Wolffs wireless bulletin'
LanguageEnglish
Extent1 mounted ink drawing
Physical DescriptionSome creasing and two small tears on top edge. Corners dented.
Adhesive tape attaching mount to backing board is becoming detached
Publn_NoteCampbell, J. (2015) 'Shepard's War - E. H. Shepard - The Man Who Drew Winnie-the-Pooh' (London) Page 46.
FormatArtwork
RulesCompiled in accordance with ISAD(G) General International Standard Archival Description 2nd edition, 1999; National Council on Archives Rules for the Construction of Personal, Place and Corporate Names, 1997.
Persons
CodePerson NameDates
DS/UK/11157Shepard; Ernest Howard (1879-1976); Illustrator1879-1976
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