ART24267

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ID number ART24267
Title Wing Commander William McLean
Collection Art
Object type Drawing
Maker Hodgkinson, Roy (Artist)
Place made Burma
Date made 1945
Medium coloured crayons on paper
Measurement Overall: 32.4 x 47.3 cm

Description

Depicts Wing Commander W. J McLean, DFC, AFC, Royal Australian Air Force, No. 117 Squadron, Royal Air Force, slumped easily in a camp chair after returning from "dicing with the monsoon," while his personal berarer, Gal Hussan Khan, a Punjabi servant, pours him a welcome cup of tea, Burma.