ID number ART23289
Title Crowd outside a pub
Collection Art
Object type Drawing
Maker Friend, Donald (Artist)
Place made Australia: New South Wales, Sydney
Date made 1945
Medium pen and ink, brush and wash on paper
Measurement sheet: 25.6 x 37.8 cm; image: 25.6 x 37.8 cm


A group of soldiers and sailors crowd under the verandah of a closed pub on Victory in Europe Day. There was no relaxation of the austerity regulations when news was received of the German surrender.