ID number ART26578
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
Measurement unframed: 40.4 cm x 45.6 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.