ID number ART23558
Title Ammunition hut
Collection Art
Object type Drawing
Maker Dargie, William (Artist)
Place made India
Date made 1945
Medium watercolour on hardboard
Measurement Overall: 55.6 cm x 38.8 cm; top image: 21.8 x 38.8 cm; bottom image: 24.5 x 38.8 cm

Description

This piece of hardboard contains two watercolour drawings of Ratnap airstrip in India, showing the surrounding landscape, while in the foreground are trees, an aircraft and an ammunition hut. It seems Dargie preferred the top image, as the bottom image has been inscribed with 'cancelled'.