Man in the mud
|Title||Man in the mud|
|Maker||Corlett, Peter (Artist)|
|Place made||Australia: Victoria, Melbourne|
|Medium||figure: 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|
|Measurement||overall: 316 x 166 x 100 cm|
A 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.