Details
Image number
IWM3727452
Title
Building Mosquitoes, 1943 (tempera on panel)
Artist
Armstrong, John (1893-1973) / English
Location
Imperial War Museum, London, UK
Medium
tempera on panel
Date
1943 (C20th)
Dimensions
55.8x81.2 cms
Description
Four munitions workers, three of whom appear to be female, are at work inside the shell of a Mosquito aircraft, which stands in pieces supported by a wooden scaffold. The factory scene is lit from above by suspended lamps and there are other Mosquito shells to the left and in the background. United Kingdom
Photo credit
Bridgeman Images
Keywords
interior / women / 2nd world war / de havilland mosquito / munitions / workers / civilian effort / war effort / aircraft / manufacture / home front / industry / british home front / world war two / royal air force / second world war / building / industrial / raf / women's work / ww2 / wwii / uk / Painting / Mzpainting
Availability
Dimension [pixels] Dimension in 300dpi [mm] File size [MB]
Large 3525 × 2442 px 298 × 207 mm 11.8 MB
Medium 1024 × 710 px 87 × 60 mm 1.3 MB
Small 600 × 416 px 51 × 35 mm 0.5 MB
Copyright
In copyright
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