THE ADVANCE ON JERUSALEM, WADI ALI.

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James McBey


The Advance on Jerusalem, Wadi Ali.

Etching, 1920
Image size 8 x 14" (203 x 353 mm).
Good condition, printed on 18th-century laid paper.
LOCATION: New York City

Inventory Number: 57649
Price: $950.00
Publisher :
"A column of heavy artillery, reinforcements and supplies, is entering a gorge (Wadi Ali) in the Judaean plateau near Amwas, 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." - Hardie/Carter.Signed in ink, inscribed "XLIII." Signed and dated on stone "30 November 1917." 20th Century Subjects , Historical , World War I

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