The long voyage home
ID numberART22054
Collection typeArt
TitleThe long voyage home
Measurementoverall: 49.9 x 66.8 cm
Object typeDrawing
MakerDargie, William
Place madeMozambique: Mozambique channel
Date madeApril - May 1942
Physical descriptioncharcoal on paper
CopyrightAWM copyright
DescriptionDargie noted, "All the boredom of life on a troopship destined for a long voyage. With nothing to do, and one tropical day so much like another, there is plenty of opportunity to sling one's hammock in the sun and yawn and drowse the days away".