ID numberART22573
Collection typeArt
TitlePainting tins for mortar shells (High Explosives Section, Commonwealth explosives factory, Maribyrnong)
MeasurementOverall: 48.2 x 30.6 cm
Object typeDrawing
MakerCraig, Sybil
Place madeAustralia: Victoria, Melbourne
Date made1945
Physical descriptionpen and ink with pencil on paper
CopyrightAWM copyright
DescriptionDepicts a sketch of a woman painting tins for mortor shells, each tin contain 12 shells which were packed in 3 carriers. High Explosives Factory, Maribyrnong, Victoria. It is likely the subject of this work is Mrs Shugg, as depicted in Craig's painting of the same title (ART23702).