ID numberART25047
Collection typeArt
TitleIndian watercart on aerodrome
MeasurementOverall: 33 x 50.8 cm
Object typeDrawing
MakerDargie, William
Date made1944
Physical descriptionconte crayon on paper
CopyrightAWM copyright
DescriptionSketch 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.