ID number ART26577
Title Sleep
Collection Art
Object type Painting
Artist Dargie, William
Place made New Guinea: Huon Peninsula, Ramu River Finisterre Ranges Area, Finisterre Ranges
Date made 1939-45
Medium oil on canvas on board
Measurement unframed: 37 cm x 45.5 cm

Description

Men 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.