ART22036

Image copyright: © Australian War Memorial,
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ID number ART22036
Title Platoon sergeant
Collection Art
Object type Drawing
Artist Dargie, William
Place made Syria
Date made 1942
Medium coloured crayons heightened with white on paper
Measurement overall: 62 x 50.2 cm

Description

An unidentified platoon sergeant, shown advancing with a Thompson submachine gun. This is a preparatory sketch for the final painting 'Morning attack by 2/16 Australian Infantry Battalion' [ART22347].