1916 WW1 Print MUNITIONS FACTORIES Dreadnought Big Gun Turrett INDUSTRY Drawn by Joseph Pennell

Industries in the First World War from drawings by Joseph Pennell. Free UK postage on this item.

This listing is for two prints (back to back on a full page) from a publication, as the date states and not a modern reproduction.

The subject covers:

The First World War and Work in the Industrial Factories of Great Britain

A full page print from a drawing by Joseph Pennell with title to the border Big Gate of the big shop: Unique scene of British war-time industrialism. It shows men working on a crane on a track just ouside the large work shop; men working and other machinery in the background.

On the other side of the page is a full page print from a drawing by Joseph Pennell titled to the border Building a big -gun turret for one of Britain's super Dreadnoughts. Men working in a huge hangar type building on an enormous big-gun turret.


Info. Joseph Pennell (1857 - 1926) was an American artist and author. Born in Philadelphia.

Provenance: The Great War - Amalgamated Press. Published circa 1916.


The page measures 310 x 225 mm (12.25 x 8.75 inches) approx. There are images on both sides. There is a little age yellowing with handling marks to the edges. This item will be packaged in a board backed envelope. The watermark is for the listing image only and is not on the actual print/map. Info. In the description is for information only (my research) and does not form part of the print. Please feel free to ask any questions, we will try to answer promptly. (155)

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Condition Used
Weight 0.1kg