Labourers, graving dock

Place Oceania: Australia, New South Wales, Sydney
Accession Number ART30268.002
Collection type Art
Measurement Overall: 27.4 x 36 cm
Object type Drawing
Physical description ink wash and pen and ink over black pencil on paper
Maker McClintock, Herbert
Place made Australia: New South Wales, Sydney
Date made 1943
Conflict Second World War, 1939-1945
Copyright Item copyright: © Australian War Memorial
Creative Commons License This item is licensed under CC BY-NC

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.