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ID number ART30268.002
Title Labourers, graving dock
Collection Art
Object type Drawing
Artist McClintock, Herbert
Place made Australia: New South Wales, Sydney
Date made 1943
Medium ink wash and pen and ink over black pencil on paper
Measurement overall: 27.4 x 36 cm


Five labourers working at Sydney Graving Dock, using equipment such as drills and shovels. McClintock utilises social realism as a means to facilitate the viewer's appreciation of the co-operation between workers.