Gallipoli figures in battle

Collection ID ART91321
Collection type Art
Title Gallipoli figures in battle
Measurement overall: 52.2 x 63.8 cm
Object type Drawing
Maker Nolan, Sidney
Place made United Kingdom: England, Greater London, London
Date made 09 June 1962
Copyright AWM copyright

Two Gallipoli figures in combat, partly immersed in sea water. The artist stated (interview 13 April 1978) that these figures partly represented classical figures wrestling giants, e.g. Hercules and Antaeus, or Homeric heroes in battle.

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