Concrete gang, graving dock construction, July 1943

Collection ID ART30268.003
Collection type Art
Title Concrete gang, graving dock construction, July 1943
Measurement overall: 26.8 x 36 cm
Object type Drawing
Maker McClintock, Herbert
Place made Australia: New South Wales, Sydney
Date made 21 June 2017
Copyright AWM copyright

Four men working working to construct a graving dock in Sydney. They are performing tasks such as hammering, directing heavy loads, and shoveling. McClintock utilises social realism as a means to facilitate the viewer's appreciation of the co-operation between workers.

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