'Holbrook', 'Duntroon' and American Cruiser 'Phoenix' off Australian coast
|Title||'Holbrook', 'Duntroon' and American Cruiser 'Phoenix' off Australian coast|
|Maker||Dargie, William (Artist)|
|Place made||Indian Ocean|
|Date made||May 1942|
|Medium||watercolour on paper|
|Measurement||Overall: 28.5 x 37.5 cm|
HMTS "Holbrook" and "Duntroon" and U.S. Cruiser "Phoenix" off Australian coast. Dargie noted,"The voyage is nearly done. We awoke one morning, two days out from Fremantle, to find our convoy escorted by a cruiser flying the Stars and Stripes". Dargie completed three watercolour sketches of the same subject.