Palmyra 1942

Roman Ruins at Palmyra, Syrian Desert
Roman Ruins at Palmyra, Syrian Desert© IWM (Art.IWM ART LD 2351)

This ink drawing of Palmyra by Anthony Gross (1905-84) was made in 1942. He trained at the Slade School of Art.

It now forms part of the collection at the Imperial War Museum.

Author: David Gill

David Gill is Honorary Professor in the Centre for Heritage at the University of Kent, and an Academic Associate in SISJAC at UEA; Professor of Archaeological Heritage.

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