ART30268.005

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ID number ART30268.005
Title Concrete workers, graving dock, August 1943
Collection Art
Object type Drawing
Artist McClintock, Herbert
Place made Australia: New South Wales, Sydney
Date made 1943
Medium ink wash with pen and ink over black pencil on paper
Measurement overall: 36 x 27.4cm (irreg.)

Description

Construction of the Sydney Graving Dock, showing a landscape of cranes and electric gantry. McClintock's focus on the immensity of these structures demonstrates the scale of the project being undertaken.