Labourer with guy rope, graving dock construction, August 1943

Place Oceania: Australia, New South Wales, Sydney
Accession Number ART30268.008
Collection type Art
Measurement overall: 27.4 x 36.4 cm
Object type Drawing
Physical description brown ink wash with brown pen and ink over 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
Description

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.

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