Print [The Terrible Country]; Moore-Jones, Horace Millichamp (Sapper, NZEF; c186...


Print [The Terrible Country]

About this object

Print; a colour print of a panoramic, watercolour painting depicting The Terrible Country Towards Suvla. Set behind glass in a narrow, wooden frame.

The original painting was made by Sapper H Moore-Jones, a member of the New Zealand Expeditionary Force and official War Artist.


Moore-Jones, Horace Millichamp (Sapper, NZEF; c1867-1922)

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Place Made

Asia, Turkey, Marmara Region, Çanakkale province, Gallipoli

Medium and Materials

processed material, paper
processed material, paper, cardboard
processed material, glass
organic, vegetal, wood

Inscription and Marks

Printed caption: "THE TERRIBLE COUNTRY TOWARDS SUVLA / Sketched looking North and down from the Heights of Walker's Ridge and Russell's Top, showing the Suvla Bay Landing / Places- B & C Beaches, - Salt Lake, Chocolate Hill, Table Top, and the Village of Biyuk Anafarta,etc."


h 24mm x l 695mm x w 320mm

Subject and Association Keywords

modern history, 20th century, World War I (1914-1918)

Credit Line

From the collection of Owaka Museum Wahi Kahuika The Meeting Place "a rest on your journey".

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