ID numberART25050
Collection typeArt
TitleThe Soudan
MeasurementOverall: 71.1 cm x 101.6 cm; Framed: 89 cm x 120 cm x 3.5 cm
Object typePainting
MakerDargie, William
Place madeAustralia: Victoria, Melbourne
Date made1946
Physical descriptionoil on canvas
CopyrightAWM copyright
DescriptionDepicting Lord Worseley, Commander-in-Chief, bidding farewell to the Australian Infantry at Souakim. Painted from a sketch by Mr. Walter Paget, Special Artist for the Illustrated London News and published in the aforementioned Journal of 11th July 1885. Painted for inclusion in the 1946 AWM Christmas Book but not used, Melbourne, 1946.