Indian refugees leave the Irrawaddi valley of lower Burma endeavouring to reach India on foot. Only a small fraction of the tens of thousands who started the trip ever got through.
The Arts Council Collection is the UK's most widely seen collection of modern and contemporary art.
With more than 8,000 works by over 2,000 artists, it can be seen in exhibitions and public displays across the country and beyond. This website offers unprecedented access to the Collection, and information about each work can be found on this site.