ART13664

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ID number ART13664
Title Defence of Anzac
Collection Art
Object type Sculpture
Makers
  • Anderson, Wallace (Artist)
  • Gregory, E J (Cast by)
Place made Australia: Victoria, Melbourne
Date made 1933
Medium bronze
Measurement overall: 82.6 x 36.6 x 46.2 cm

Description

Two soldiers wearing 'Anzac uniform' - hats, shorts made from cut down trousers, boots and socks, one with bare torso and one with improvised short sleeved shirt, one carrying rifle and bandolier around chest, the other carrying a four-gallon tin and a sack slung over his shoulders. Depicted during the Gallipoli campaign.