ART24261

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ID number ART24261
Title Flying Officer Garnet Burns
Collection Art
Object type Drawing
Artist Hodgkinson, Roy
Place made Burma
Date made 1945
Medium charcoal with coloured crayons on paper
Measurement Overall: 45.2 x 32.3 cm (mounted)

Description

Shows Flying Officer G. Burns, navigator serving with the Royal Australian Air Force, seen taking a bath outside his tent. In the background are fixtures he has salvaged from a crashed Dakota aircraft to add to the comforts of tent life, including a small sink and water tank, Burma.