ID number ART26658.002
Title Not titled [Cartoon for painting 'Stretcher bearers in the Owen Stanleys']
Collection Art
Object type Drawing
Maker Dargie, William (Artist)
Place made Australia: Victoria, Melbourne
Date made 1943
Medium charcoal and pastel on paper
Measurement Overall: 73.6 cm x 114.5 cm; Image: 61.8 cm x 114.5 cm

Description

This 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.