ID number ART26658.007
Title Not titled [Cartoon for painting 'Stretcher bearers in the Owen Stanleys']
Collection Art
Object type Drawing
Artist Dargie, William
Place made Australia: Victoria, Melbourne
Date made 1943
Medium charcoal and pastel on paper
Measurement overall: 73.8 cm x 114.6 cm; Image: 70.4 x 55.0 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 using a walking stick to walk down the mountain, however the image sketched here was not replicated in the final painting.