ART24287

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ID number ART24287
Title First Officer Mardi Gething
Collection Art
Object type Drawing
Maker Heysen, Nora (Artist)
Place made Australia: Queensland, North Queensland, Cairns
Date made July 1945
Medium sepia conte crayon and coloured crayons on paper
Measurement overall: 56 x 38.3 cm

Description

Portrait of First Officer Mardi Gething, a Ferry Pilot with the No. 15 Ferry Pool, Air Transport Auxiliary (ATA), Hamble. First Officer Gething was the only Australian woman to serve with the ATA.