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ID number ART25745
Title Discovery of cannibalism in Japanese hide-out
Collection Art
Object type Drawing
Artist Hele, Ivor
Place made New Guinea: Papua New Guinea, West Sepik, Suain
Date made 1944
Medium pen and brush and brown ink, gouache on paper
Measurement overall: 22.7 x 32.5 cm


Depicts two Australian soldiers discovering evidence of cannibalism in the Suain area, New Guinea, in a Japanese hideout.