Depicts a demolition squad at work removing artefacts, debris and a covered victim from the ruins of a church.

Probably Christopher Wren's Christ Church Greyfriars in Newgate Street, which was virtually destroyed in the extremely severe raid on December 29 1940.

Provenance

Private collection.


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