(Australia 28 Apr 1919 – 20 Oct 2001)
22.4 x 32.9 cm sight
D-Day, Balikpapan is a study of the corpses of two Japanese soldiers. Drawn in Balikpapan, Borneo, the artist drew his subject in haste - he was discovered and shot at as he finished the drawing.
© Australian Art Department, Art Gallery of New South Wales, 2004
Jill Sykes, Look, 'The quick and the dead', pg. 46, Newtown, Jun 2006, 46 (colour illus.).