James PARRETT Rabaul and Montevideo Maru Memorial 2012

Art Artwork from Australia. Published by Gould Galleries on Thursday 21 February 2013.

Rabaul and Montevideo Maru Memorial image

Year: 2012 Sold

Stainless steel. 350 x 450 x 250 cm.

This work was commissioned by the Australian War Memorial in memory of the tragedies that ensued after the 1942 Japanese invasion of the New Guinea Islands, which included our greatest maritime disaster – the sinking of The Montevideo Maru with the loss of over 1,000 lives.