Man in the mud
ID numberART41003
Collection typeArt
TitleMan in the mud
Measurementoverall: 316 x 166 x 100 cm
Object typeDiorama
MakerCorlett, Peter
Place madeAustralia: Victoria, Melbourne
Date made1989
Physical descriptionfigure: fibreglass with fabric uniform and metal and hessian helmet; background: brown-toned photograph on canvas on [board]; modelling: fibreglass with wood, wire and metal objects
CopyrightAWM copyright
DescriptionA figure of an Australian soldier sitting in the mud with his head in his hands in the Western Front during the First World War. This life sized diorama was commissioned to highlight the harsh conditions the soldiers endured.