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BERMUDA - H.M. Painters. St Georges Dis 1 R.G.A. Bermuda.

BERMUDA - H.M. Painters. St Georges Dis 1 R.G.A. Bermuda.


R.W. Shaw (1911)
Old photograph on professionally printed photographer's mount. Image size 6.25 x 4.25 Fine.A comical group of British army painters with sign which reads, 'For three months we've been working hard. Painting guns by the yard. And now will receive our working pay which amounts to nearly a penny per day. The government is a very big (?). They always pay you what you earn. But as we soon shall go away we'll all shout Hip, ip, ip, Oo, ray. Roll on the Boat.'

£45.00