Infantryman, 9th Division, El Alamein, July - November 1943 [Captain Edward Harty]
ID numberART26087
Collection typeArt
TitleInfantryman, 9th Division, El Alamein, July - November 1943 [Captain Edward Harty]
Measurementoverall: 106.8 x 63.6 cm; frame size: 131.2 x 88.3 x 6.5 cm
Object typePainting
MakerDargie, William
Place madeAustralia: Queensland
Date madeMay - June 1943
Physical descriptionoil on canvas on plywood
CopyrightAWM copyright
DescriptionThis is a portrait of a seated figure of Infantryman VX46436 Captain Edward Harty wearing leather jerkin and other equipment that he wore during his final battle. The painting was entered in the Archibald Prize, 1943, Art Gallery of New South Wales.