Scene in Halfaya Pass
ID numberART23894
Collection typeArt
TitleScene in Halfaya Pass
MeasurementOverall: 38.8 x 43.0 cm; Frame: 54.0 x 59.3 cm
Object typePainting
MakerDargie, William
Place madeNorth Africa: Western Desert, Libya
Date madeMarch 1942
Physical descriptionoil on canvas on plywood
CopyrightAWM copyright
DescriptionDargie noted, "Shortly after we had re-taken it [Halfaya Pass] from the Italians and Germans in January '42. Behind the knocked-out British tank can be seen one of the large guns, with French markings, which the Germans had mounted at the top of the Pass".