A question of time
ID numberART90153
Collection typeArt
TitleA question of time
Measurementimage: 9.5 x 10.5 cm
Object typePrint
MakerMcDuff, Jennifer
Place madeAustralia: Tasmania, Launceston
Date made1992
Physical descriptionphoto-etching on paper with zinc etching plate and leather
CopyrightAWM Licensed copyright
DescriptionDepicts a combat image taken in Vietnam. The image has been used to comment on Australia's inclusion in the First Gulf War in 1991, and the increasing participation of Australians in peacekeeping forces, posing the question of the inevitability of further war increasing the likelihood of further dirtect participation in these activities. The work also comments on the enduring impact of the Vietnam war experience on soldiers and their families.