Study for 2nd division infantry attack

Accession Number ART90087
Collection type Art
Measurement sheet: 67.4 x 99.6 cm
Object type Work on paper
Physical description pencil on paper
Maker Butler-George, May
Place made Australia: Victoria, Melbourne
Date made 1919-1925
Conflict First World War, 1914-1918

Item copyright: AWM Licensed copyright


A drawing completed by May Butler-George as a study for a relief panel for the plinth of the Mont St Quentin Memorial. The drawing depicts men of the 2nd Division Infantry engaged in an attack. These designs were made by Butler-George in her studio in St Kilda Road, Melbourne. She often used photographs of male models carrying out the actions she wished to depict.