"Gott in himmel! Those Australian fleas"

Place Europe: France
Accession Number ART03465.002
Collection type Art
Measurement Overall: 25.9 x 20.2 cm
Object type Work on paper
Physical description ink on paper
Maker Stone, Alexander
Place made France
Date made 1916
Conflict First World War, 1914-1918

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A humorous illustration depicting two Australian tunnelling soldiers, breaking through their tunnel into a German one. A German soldier is relaxing against the wall the Australians are breaking through with a pipe and is exclaiming to God above that the Australians are as pesky as fleas.