The beach-head, Lae

Place Oceania: New Guinea1, Papua New Guinea, Morobe Province, Lae
Accession Number ART22324
Collection type Art
Measurement framed: 69 cm x 78.5 cm
Object type Painting
Physical description oil on canvas on cardboard
Maker Mainwaring, Geoffrey
Place made New Guinea1: Papua New Guinea, Morobe Province, Lae
Date made 1943
Conflict Second World War, 1939-1945

Item copyright: Copyright expired - public domain

Public Domain Mark This item is in the Public Domain


The "Tong Sung" in centre middle distance. Sunken Japanese ship in right distance. Pile driver on left for building wharves. In the right foreground a bombed Japanese Propellor Torpedo (PT) Boat, Lae, New Guinea.