Design for carvings on a war memorial (World War One): sketched elevation showing a sinking steamship in the background with a lifeboat (or fishing boat) full of people attempting to rescue further survivors from the sea

RIBApix ref no RIBA36448
Architect/DesignerJack, George Washington Henry (1855-1931)
Artist/PhotographerJack, George Washington Henry (1855-1931)
CountryUK: England
Subject Date1920
Image Date1920
ViewExterior
MediumDrawing
Library ReferencePB286/18(3)
OrientationLandscape
Colour / B&W Black and white
Credit RIBA Collections
Notes NOTES: During World War One George Jack worked in the LCC Architects Department where he remained until 1919. Thereafter his own practice was chiefly concerned with memorials and church furnishings.

Subject tags

People, boats, war memorials, ships, Feature: First World War Memorials