Sketch of dead soldier and mule for above incident [ART22222]
ID numberART22032
Collection typeArt
TitleSketch of dead soldier and mule for above incident [ART22222]
MeasurementOverall: 38.1 x 49.5 cm
Object typeDrawing
MakerDargie, William
Place madeSyria
Date made25 January 1942
Physical descriptioncharcoal and conte crayon on paper
CopyrightAWM copyright
DescriptionDepicts a dead soldier and a mule. Muleteers under mortar fire at Damour, Syria. This sketch was intended as a preparatory study for a final painting of a scene from the Battle for Damour.