The Digger

Unit Australian Imperial Force
Places
Accession Number ART09327
Collection type Art
Measurement overall: 122.6 cm x 89.8 cm; framed: 146.4 cm x 113 cm x 15.2 cm
Object type Painting
Physical description oil on canvas
Location Main Bld: First World War Gallery: Western Front 1918
Maker Wheeler, Charles
Place made Australia: Victoria, Melbourne
Date made 1926
Conflict First World War, 1914-1918
Copyright

Item copyright: Copyright expired - public domain

Public Domain Mark This item is in the Public Domain

Description

Depicts an unidentified soldier, wearing protective (tin) helmet, gas mask and respirator in haversack on chest in 'Alert' position.