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Sculpture

From the Collection of Tatura Irrigation & Wartime Camps Museum 49 Hogan Street Tatura VIC

Description
Wood carving or sculpture of a man wearing a serviceman's cap. Appearing to be adding an oblong block to a stock of same.
Size
H 23.5 cm x L 11.7 cm x W 11.8 cm
Object Registration
C7714
Keywords
wood sculpture, internee hand craft, dunera boy, kurt lewinski
Historical information
Made by former camp 2 Tatura internee after his release in January 1942. At the 8th employment company at Tocumwal. Kurt Lewinski was a Dunera boy. Formerly a refugee of England 1938, originally from Berlin. Transported to Australia in 1940.
When Made
1940's
Made By
Kurt Lewinski (Maker)
Inscriptions & Markings
K. Lewinski 1944 Huon Pine (stained)
Last updated
31 Jul 2018 at 1:47PM