Timber clearing, Fish River dam
ID numberART30261
Collection typeArt
TitleTimber clearing, Fish River dam
Measurementoverall: 66 cm x 48.2 cm
Object typePainting
MakerMcClintock, Herbert
Place madeAustralia: New South Wales, Sydney
Date madec 1943-c 1944
Physical descriptionoil on hardboard
CopyrightAWM copyright
DescriptionWorkers clearing timber, including a man in the foreground chopping at a tree trunk with an axe. Two workers appear beside him while several men perform the same tasks in the background. McClintock utilises social realism as a means to facilitate the viewer's appreciation of the co-operation between workers.