Infantryman, 9th Division, El Alamein, July - November 1943 [Captain Edward Harty]
|Title||Infantryman, 9th Division, El Alamein, July - November 1943 [Captain Edward Harty]|
|Place made||Australia: Queensland|
|Date made||May - June 1943|
|Medium||oil on canvas on plywood|
|Measurement||overall: 106.8 x 63.6 cm; frame size: 131.2 x 88.3 x 6.5 cm|
This 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.