ART40638

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ID number ART40638
Title Study of a digger, 2 Battalion Royal Australian Regiment, Phuoc Tuy Province, Vietnam
Collection Art
Object type Drawing
Artist McFadyen, Ken
Places made
  • Vietnam
  • Vietnam: Phuoc Tuy Province
Date made 1967
Medium charcoal, rubbing out on paper
Measurement overall: 58.5 x 38.6 cm

Description

Portrait of a soldier from 2nd Battalion Royal Australian Regiment (RAR), a cigarette hanging form his lips, during Operation Santa Fe, Phuoc Tuy Province, Vietnam. This operation ran between October and November 1967.