Chalk study for General Macarthur's leather flying jacket
ID numberART25916
Collection typeArt
TitleChalk study for General Macarthur's leather flying jacket
MeasurementOverall: 62.4 x 50.6 cm (irreg)
Object typeDrawing
MakerDargie, William
Place madeNew Guinea: Papua New Guinea, Papua, Port Moresby
Date madeFebruary 1944
Physical descriptioncharcoal with coloured pastels on paper
CopyrightAWM copyright
DescriptionDepicts a portrait of General Douglas MacArthur, wearing leather flying jacket. Dargie noted, "For reason which developed later, this study was not used in the final portrait".