ART26049

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ID number ART26049
Title Commando - 2/6th Independent Company [Sergeant W R Twohill]
Collection Art
Object type Painting
Artist Dargie, William
Date made December 1942
Medium oil on canvas
Measurement overall: 92 x 69.4 cm; frame: 116.6 x 93.5 cm

Description

Depicts Sgt W R Twohill, a Commando of the 2/6th Australian Independent Company, Papuan Campaign. Twohill is depicted in uniform with his sleeves rolled up, holding a rifle and wearing a handkerchief on his head.