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ID number ART21350
Title One Sunday afternoon in Townsville
Collection Art
Object type Drawing
Maker Hodgkinson, Roy (Artist)
Place made Australia: Queensland, North Queensland, Townsville
Date made 1942
Medium crayon, watercolour, pencil on paper
Measurement overall: 34.1 x 47.2 cm


A Sunday afternoon on a beach in the heart of Townsville. The unidentified men and women on the beach represent the Australian Military Forces, United States Provost Corps, Australian Army Intelligence and the Royal Australian Navy. Defensive barbed wire entanglements can be seen in the background running across the beach.