ID number ART25047
Title Indian watercart on aerodrome
Collection Art
Object type Drawing
Maker Dargie, William (Artist)
Date made 1944
Medium conte crayon on paper
Measurement Overall: 33 x 50.8 cm


Sketch of an Indian water cart. The water was used for mixing the concrete used in construction work on the aerodrome. It was carried in these two oil drums lashed to the top of the native wagon. The Indian driver usually directs his Brahman cattle the way he wants them to go twisting their tails.