Canteen scene, Oberon, CCC camp

Place Oceania: Australia, New South Wales, Sydney
Accession Number ART30262
Collection type Art
Measurement Overall: 42.4 cm x 55.8 cm
Object type Painting
Physical description varnished gouache over pencil on cardboard
Maker McClintock, Herbert
Place made Australia: New South Wales, Sydney
Date made c. 1943-1944
Conflict Second World War, 1939-1945
Copyright Item copyright: © Australian War Memorial
Creative Commons License This item is licensed under CC BY-NC
Description

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.