ID numberART26577
Collection typeArt
TitleSleep
Measurementunframed: 37 cm x 45.5 cm
Object typePainting
MakerDargie, William
Place madeNew Guinea: Huon Peninsula, Ramu River Finisterre Ranges Area, Finisterre Ranges
Date made1939-45
Physical descriptionoil on canvas on board
CopyrightAWM copyright
DescriptionMen of the 57/60th Australian Infantry Battalion attempting to sleep after 36 hours marching and carrying store, wet through and 3000 feet up and in a very low temperature, Finisterre Ranges, New Guinea.