ID number ART22038
Title recto: Second Infantryman; verso: not titled [study of a soldier]
Collection Art
Object type Drawing
Maker Dargie, William (Artist)
Place made Syria
Date made 1942
Medium charcoal and conte crayon on paper
Measurement Overall: 38.1 x 49.5 cm

Description

recto: Shows of a sketch of an advancing second infantryman in Syria. verso: incomplete sketch of an Australian infantryman advancing, holding a rifle and wearing a tin helmet. This is a preparatory sketch for the final painting 'Morning attack by 2/16 Australian Infantry Battalion' [ART22347].