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ID number ART30262
Title Canteen scene, Oberon, CCC camp
Collection Art
Object type Painting
Maker McClintock, Herbert (Artist)
Place made Australia: New South Wales, Sydney
Date made c. 1943-1944
Medium varnished gouache over pencil on cardboard
Measurement overall: 42.4 cm x 55.8 cm


Produced in the style of social realism, McClintock depicts a canteen in Oberon, New South Wales. The scene shows two men leaning on a counter, while two other men stand and sit respectively, reading a small book or pamphlet.