ID numberART26200
Collection typeArt
TitlePreliminary monochrome sketch for No 238 [ART22251]
MeasurementOverall: 22.3 x 24.2 cm
Object typeDrawing
MakerDargie, William
Place madeAustralia: Queensland, North Queensland, Atherton Tableland, Atherton
Date madeMay - June 1943
Physical descriptionpen, ink and wash on paper adhered to paper
CopyrightAWM copyright
DescriptionThis is a preparatory study for the final painting '2/32 Battalion holding German counter-attack, El Alamein, 31 October 1942' [ART22251]'. The sketch is adhered to a large piece of paper that has study notes, indicating the number of soldiers at each position and the type of weaponry used.