Messman "Jacko", HMAS Kanimbla

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Accession Number ART91762
Collection type Art
Measurement overall: 40 x 35 cm
Object type Painting
Physical description oil on hardboard
Location Main Bld: Afghanistan Gallery
Maker Churcher, Peter
Place made Persian Gulf
Date made 13 February 2002
Conflict Period 2000-2009
Afghanistan, 2001-
Copyright

Item copyright: AWM Licensed copyright

Description

Portrait of the cook wearing a chef's hat. Peter Church recalled, "Jacko's job is basically working in the kitchens. His robust stature, intent gaze and floppy white cap made him an irresistible subject".