ID number ART26202
Title Soldiers in trench study for No 238 [ART22251]
Collection Art
Object type Drawing
Maker Dargie, William (Artist)
Place made Australia: Queensland, North Queensland, Atherton Tableland, Atherton
Date made May - June 1943
Medium pen, ink and wash on paper
Measurement Overall: 10.2 x 22.8 cm

Description

Sketch of three soldiers in a trench with machine guns peering over the top of the sandbags. This work is a preparatory study for the final painting, '2/32 Battalion holding German counter-attack, El Alamein, 31 October 1942' [ART22251].