ID number ART22727
Title Gunner Jackie Peacock
Collection Art
Object type Drawing
Artist Hodgkinson, Roy
Place made Australia: Northern Territory, Darwin
Date made 1942
Medium charcoal with pencil and watercolour on paper
Measurement Overall: 47.9 x 39.4 cm

Description

Depicts a portrait of Gunner Jackie Peacock, 14 Australian Anti-Aircraft Battery, Royal Australian Artillery. In the background is a headland, on the end of which is located the boom on a defence wharf, which was the only workable wharf in Darwin, during the Blitz.