ID numberART22059
Collection typeArt
Title'Holbrook', 'Duntroon' and American Cruiser 'Phoenix' off Australian coast
MeasurementOverall: 24.1 x 34.9 cm
Object typeDrawing
MakerDargie, William
Place madeIndian Ocean
Date madeMay 1942
Physical descriptionwatercolour on paper
CopyrightAWM copyright
DescriptionHMTS "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.