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A shell-shocked man in a uniform of the British Army seated on a rock, with a sunset behind, about to kill himself. Watercolour by M. Bishop, 1973.

  • Bishop, Mary, active approximately 1955-1975.
Date
April 73 [April 1973]
Reference
2897403i
Part of
Adamson Collection
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Publication/Creation

[Netherne, Surrey], April 73 [April 1973]

Physical description

1 painting : watercolour ; sheet 51.8 x 31.7 cm

Lettering

He has not done enough and he can't do any more. The shell-shocked soldier is about to kill himself with a hand grenade as the sun goes down. M.H. Bishop April 73

Creator/production credits

Executed by Mary Bishop at Netherne Hospital in Surrey, with support from Edward Adamson

Lettering note

The subject, the name of the artist and the date are inscribed by Edward Adamson on the verso

Reference

Adamson Collection/Wellcome Library no. 2897403i

Notes

This work is untitled; the title has been supplied by the cataloguer for identification purposes.

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