Painting, Watercolor on Paper; by Georges Schreiber; 1943; Framed Dimensions 31H X 39W
88-159-IU as a Gift of Abbott Laboratories, Inc.
Relieving the tension of hours below surface, crewmen on board a U.S. Navy submarine play a round of cards while a shipmate kibitzes from his bunk. While pondering his cards, each player also listens for the call to battle stations. In the foreground, the bulbous warheads of twin torpedoes seem to peer balefully in quest of targets.