Beach and first two piles of Avgas Jetty
|Title||Beach and first two piles of Avgas Jetty|
|Maker||Dargie, William (Artist)|
|Place made||New Guinea: Aitape|
|Medium||watercolour on prepared artists board|
|Measurement||Overall: 27.4 cm x 36.8 cm|
This work was painted whilst Dargie was awaiting for an opportunity to paint a picture showing erecting the jetty in progress. As Dargie noted, "Unfavourable weather compelled No 7 Mobile Works Squadron, Royal Australian Air Force to suspend all work on the jetty".