ID number ART22573
Title Painting tins for mortar shells (High Explosives Section, Commonwealth explosives factory, Maribyrnong)
Collection Art
Object type Drawing
Artist Craig, Sybil
Place made Australia: Victoria, Melbourne
Date made 1945
Medium pen and ink with pencil on paper
Measurement Overall: 48.2 x 30.6 cm

Description

Depicts 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).