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The Great British Advance in the West: A Raiding Party Waiting for the Word to Go.

Artist:
John Warwick Brooke (British, London 1886–1929 London)
Date:
1916-1918
Medium:
Gelatin silver print
Dimensions:
Image: 14 x 19.1 cm (5 1/2 x 7 1/2 in.)
Classification:
Photographs
Credit Line:
Twentieth-Century Photography Fund, 2010
Accession Number:
2010.365
Not on view
Inscription: Caption information on label taped to print verso: "THE GREAT BRITISH ADVANCE IN THE WEST. // D1153. A raiding party waiting for the word to go."; stamped, verso C: "PASSED FOR TRANSMISSION ABROAD. [encircled]"; stamped, verso BL: "OFFICAL PHOTOGRAPH SUPPLIED BY // THE SPORT & GENERAL PRESS AGENCY // FOR DISTRIBUTION IN UNITED STATES"; stamped, verso BR: "OFFICIAL PHOTOGRAPH // ISSUED BY THE PRESS BUREAU // DISTRIBUTED BY THE SPORT AND GENERAL PRESS // AGENCY, LTD., 45, ESSEX ST., LONDON"
[L. Parker Stephenson Photographs, New York]

The Metropolitan Museum of Art. ""Our Future Is In The Air": Photographs from the 1910s," November 10, 2010–April 10, 2011.

Museum of Fine Arts, Houston. "WAR/PHOTOGRAPHY: Photographs of Armed Conflict and its Aftermath," November 11, 2012–February 3, 2013.

Corcoran Gallery of Art. "WAR/PHOTOGRAPHY: Photographs of Armed Conflict and its Aftermath," June 29, 2013–September 29, 2013.

Brooklyn Museum. "WAR/PHOTOGRAPHY: Photographs of Armed Conflict and its Aftermath," November 8, 2013–February 2, 2014.

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