ID numberART23614
Collection typeArt
Title2/9th AGH, 17 Mile, Moresby area
Measurementunframed: 18.0 x 23.0 cm
Object typePainting
MakerDargie, William
Place madeNew Guinea
Date made1942
Physical descriptionoil on canvas on bound cardboard
CopyrightAWM copyright
DescriptionSituated 17 miles from Port Moresby, all casualties from the forward areas passed through this hospital for treatment or evacuation to Australia, 2/9th Australian General Hospital. The artist considered this oil a "colour note", rather than a finished painting.