The long voyage home
|Title||The long voyage home|
|Maker||Dargie, William (Artist)|
|Place made||Indian Ocean|
|Date made||April 1942|
|Medium||oil on canvas on hardboard|
|Measurement||framed: 51.4 x 58.5 cm; unframed: 35.4 x 43.2 cm|
All the boredom of life on a troopship destined for a long voyage. With nothing to do and one tropical day so much like another, there is plenty of opportunity to sling one's hammock in the sun and yawn and drowse the days away, Indian Ocean.