Control tower, Laloki Drome
ID numberART23905
Collection typeArt
TitleControl tower, Laloki Drome
Measurementimage: 40.0 x 38.6 cm; frame: 56.2 x 54.5 cm
Object typePainting
MakerDargie, William
Place madeNew Guinea: Papua New Guinea, Papua, Port Moresby
Date madeDecember 1942
Physical descriptionoil on canvas on board
CopyrightAWM copyright
DescriptionScene at Laloki Drome in Port Moresby. Dargie noted, "A peculiar native structure from which aircraft landing and taking off took their instructions. During an air raid, a large red flag was flown".