The burial of a comrade, among the vines of Crete

Place Europe: Greece, Crete
Accession Number ART92790
Collection type Art
Measurement Overall: 50 x 35 cm; image: 48.5 x 33 cm
Object type Print
Physical description linocut on paper; edition: 1/25
Maker Winters, Michael
Place made Australia: Australian Capital Territory, Canberra
Date made 2003
Conflict Second World War, 1939-1945

Item copyright: AWM Licensed copyright


Australian soldiers make a hasty grave amid the vines of Crete. A rough cross and his helmet are the only evidence of his passing in a foreign land.