ID number ART23898
Title A. A. and submarine lookout, Red Sea
Collection Art
Object type Painting
Maker Dargie, William (Artist)
Place made Indian Ocean: Red Sea
Date made April 1942
Medium oil on canvas
Measurement overall: 44.1 x 46.3 cm; frame: 53.6 x 59.2 cm


Ack Ack and submarine lookout, Red Sea. The sketch was completed during Dargie's voyage to Australia aboard the HMT "Felix Roussel". This was a Free French ship which, in company of the US ship "Holbrook" and the Australian ship "Duntroon", bought back from the Middle East, Australian troops and nurses.