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ID number ART30268.008
Title Labourer with guy rope, graving dock construction, August 1943
Collection Art
Object type Drawing
Maker McClintock, Herbert (Artist)
Place made Australia: New South Wales, Sydney
Date made 1943
Medium brown ink wash with brown pen and ink over pencil on paper
Measurement overall: 27.4 x 36.4 cm


A labourer working with a guy rope, with telegraph poles and cranes in the background. McClintock's focus on the immensity of these structures is demonstrative of the scale of the project being undertaken.