ART21337

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ID number ART21337
Title Private Vernon (Happy) Towns
Collection Art
Object type Drawing
Artist Dargie, William
Place made New Guinea: Huon Peninsula, Ramu River Finisterre Ranges Area, Finisterre Ranges
Date made 1944
Medium sanguine conte crayon on paper
Measurement Overall: 28.4 x 22.6 cm; Image 21.7 x 17.2cm

Description

Portrait of Private Vernon Royce (Happy) Towns (TX373) of the 2/12th Australian Infantry Battalion. Towns wears a slouch hat and is smoking a cigarette.