Bonfire at King's Cross
ID numberART23290
Collection typeArt
TitleBonfire at King's Cross
Measurementsheet: 25.6 x 37.5 cm; image: 25.6 x 37.5 cm
Object typeDrawing
MakerFriend, Donald
Place madeAustralia: New South Wales, Sydney
Date made1945
Physical descriptionpen and ink, brush and coloured wash on paper
CopyrightCopyright expired - public domain
DescriptionFires were started in garbage tins in the King's Cross area in celebration of the German surrender news early in the morning of the 9th May 1945. On the verso is a rough, incomplete pen and ink sketch of horse with two flags.