The advance on Jerusalem--Wadi Ali
- The advance on Jerusalem--Wadi Ali
A column of heavy artillery, reinforcements and supplies is entering a gorge (Wadi Ali) in the Judaean plateau near Anwas, about 18 miles from Jerusalem, to support the infantry which had consolidated their position almost within sight of the Holy City. In the foreground is a 60-pounder gun, with camels beyond on the right.
- McBey, James, 1883-1959
- Name on Item:
Boston Public Library
- Collection (local):
James McBey (1883-1959). Prints and Drawings
- 1 print : etching ; plate mark 21 x 36 cm
Copyright (c) James McBey
All rights reserved.
- Notes (date):
Date from catalogue raisonné.
Etched in 1920.
- Notes (citation):
Hardie, Martin, and Charles Carter. "The etchings and drypoints of James McBey (1883-1959)." Alan Wofsy Fine Arts, 1997, San Francisco.
Title from catalogue raisonné.
Hardie and Carter: H. 198
Additional information accompanying item: The base of the hills to the right is not yet indicated.
- Notes (object):
Trial proof (1). The base of the hills to the right is not yet expressed.
W. 1527 (no longer used)