ART22660

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ID number ART22660
Title Tapioli
Collection Art
Object type Drawing
Maker Heysen, Nora (Artist)
Place made New Guinea: Wewak Madang Area, Alexishafen
Date made August 1944
Medium sanguine conte crayon, black crayon on paper
Measurement overall: 56 cm x 38.5 cm

Description

Portrait of New Guinean Tapioli, DC, a Sergeant of the Papuan Infantry Battalion, Finschhafen, New Guinea. Tapioli was awarded the Distinguished Conduct Medal.