Painting tins to hold trench mortar shells (Mrs Shugg)
ID numberART23702
Collection typeArt
TitlePainting tins to hold trench mortar shells (Mrs Shugg)
Measurementunframed: 61 x 45.4 cm
Object typePainting
MakerCraig, Sybil
Place madeAustralia: Victoria, Melbourne, Maribyrnong
Date madeApril 1945
Physical descriptionoil on canvas on wood panel
CopyrightAWM copyright
DescriptionA portrait of Mrs Joy Shugg painting tins to hold mortar shells in the High Explosives Section of the Commonwealth Explosives Factory, Maribyrnong. The artist noted that Mrs Shugg painted 100 tins per day.