ID number ART26198
Title Walking wounded receiving tea and refreshments from a YMCA Field Post near the Front
Collection Art
Object type Drawing
Artist Dargie, William
Place made New Guinea
Date made March 1944
Medium pen, ink and wash on paper
Measurement overall: 19.1 x 22.8 cm

Description

Australian soldiers are pictured receiving refreshment at Young Men's Christian Association (YMCA) post near the front. The soldiers sit in a jeep, and one has his arm in a sling. Dargie noted, "This is only a rough note for a composition, and is to be developed later."