ID numberART26658.002
Collection typeArt
TitleNot titled [Cartoon for painting 'Stretcher bearers in the Owen Stanleys']
MeasurementOverall: 73.6 cm x 114.5 cm; Image: 61.8 cm x 114.5 cm
Object typeDrawing
MakerDargie, William
Place madeAustralia: Victoria, Melbourne
Date made1943
Physical descriptioncharcoal and pastel on paper
CopyrightAWM copyright
DescriptionThis cartoon is for a section of the final painting, Stretcher bearers in the Owen Stanleys' [ART26653]. It shows an Australian soldier in a raincoat carrying a rifle over his right shoulder and walking down the mountain, however the image sketched here was not replicated in the final painting.