ID numberART26658.008
Collection typeArt
TitleNot titled [Cartoon for painting 'Stretcher bearers in the Owen Stanleys']
MeasurementOverall: 73.8 cm x 114.6 cm
Object typeDrawing
MakerDargie, William
Place madeAustralia: Victoria, Melbourne
Date made1943
Physical descriptioncharcoal and pastel on paper
CopyrightAWM copyright
DescriptionThis cartoon is for the upper central section of the final painting, 'Stretcher bearers in the Owen Stanleys' [ART26653]. It shows an Australian soldier with his rifle slung over his left shoulder heading up the mountain, looking down at the wounded soldier as he passes the Papuan stretcher bearers.