5th February to 23rd June at Royal Engineers Museum
The Sapper as Artist showcases some of the thousands of rarely-seen paintings, drawings and sketches in the Museum’s archive. As surveyors and map makers, Royal Engineers were taught military sketching and the pieces on display show not only the exceptional skill and training but also the imagination and passion that took the artwork beyond the realms of a simple military exercise.
The exhibition is a chance to show just a handful of the thousands of paintings, drawings and sketches held within the Museum that were created by the soldiers who lived and fought in the events pictured.
It starts with the surveying of
Included in standard admission prices.