(Australia 28 Apr 1919 – 20 Oct 2001)
Japanese soldiers killed D-day
- Not on display
- Further information
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
- pencil on cream wove paper
- 22.4 x 32.9 cm sight
- Signature & date
Signed and dated l.r., pencil "Frank Hodgkinson ‘45".
- Gift of Kate Hodgkinson, the artist's widow 2004
- Accession number
- © Frank Hodgkinson Estate