ID number ART22378
Title Bend in the river at Waigani
Collection Art
Object type Painting
Artist Dargie, William
Place made New Guinea: Papua New Guinea, Papua, Milne Bay, Waigani
Date made October 1942
Medium oil on canvas
Measurement overall: 40.6 x 44.4 cm; frame: 57.3 x 61 cm

Description

Dargie noted this was the "Site of the native prison camp. The Superintendent was an ex-missionary who had joined the army as a Warrant Officer".