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"In Hospital in England": P.14932-R(53)

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Current Location: In storage


"In Hospital in England"
The Great War: Britain's Efforts and Ideals


Printmaker: Shepperson, Claude Allin
Publisher: Ministry of Information
Draughtsman: Shepperson, Claude Allin (After)




A scene inside a military hospital ward, beds and patients to the left, soldiers carrying a wounded soldier on a stretcher to the right, more beds being erected by orderlies in the background. The scene is dominated by a large statue of Florence Nightingale in the background to the left.


History note: From the printed Annual Report, 1919: 'A collection of sixty-six large lithographic prints by Muirhead Bone, Eric Kennington, George Clausen, R.A., Frank Brangwyn, A.R.A., C.R.W. Nevinson, William Rothenstein, Charles Pears, Claude Shepperson, A.S. Hartrick, and other artists, illustrating The Great War: Britain's Efforts and Ideals, have been received from the Ministry of Information, under whose auspices these splendid lithographs were made.'

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Given by the Ministry of Information, 1919

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Method of acquisition: Given (1919) by Ministry of Information


20th Century
Production date: AD 1917


Monochrome, printed in black ink. Blindstamp of Coat of Arms of the United Kingdom (George V) as used by HM Government at lower left.

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Accession number: P.14932-R(53)
Primary reference Number: 239874
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Created: Thursday 9 January 2020 Updated: Wednesday 11 January 2023 Last processed: Friday 8 December 2023

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Owner or interested party: The Fitzwilliam Museum
Associated department: Paintings, Drawings and Prints

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