ID numberART22777
Collection typeArt
TitleHMAS Napier entering Colombo graving dock
MeasurementOverall: 29.3 x 44.2 cm (sight)
Object typeDrawing
MakerHodgkinson, Roy
Place madeCeylon: Colombo
Date made1945
Physical descriptioncoloured crayons with watercolour heightened with white on paper
CopyrightAWM copyright
DescriptionShowing HMAS Napier entering the dock from a bottom scraping etc., after returning from the Arakan. The natives, Sinhalan, Tamil's etc., employed around the dock, are seen tending the securing lines prior to the pumping out of the docking. The First Lieutenant is shown standing supervising the docking. In the background is the pumping station, Colombo, Ceylon.