GALLERY

all original paintings by Peter Barnes

Peter's Gallery

Feel free to browse. Painting Size and brief details provided.

Mateship

MATESHIP (2015)

100 CM X 100CM. The painting is based on an iconic Gallipoli photograph of a soldier carrying a wounded mate. Mateship is a defining character within the Australian nation and its military. The painting was created with acrylic paint. Original Aussie Painting. This painting is sold.

NED KELLY (2016)

70CM X 50CM.
The painting was created with acrylic paint on canvas.
The painting is not for sale

Ned Kelly Painting
Australian War Hero WW2

AUSTRALIAN WAR HERO WW2 (2015)

Painting Size - 70 CM X 100CM.
Chose to paint the famous photograph taken on the 30th of July 1943 of Corporal Leslie (Bull) Allen MM, aged 26 of Ballarat, Victoria, carrying out a wounded American soldier down the slopes of Mount Tambu, New Guinea, during the Wau - Salamaua campaign, one of 12 he retrieved. He was awarded the US Silver Star and had already received his Military Medal (MM) on the 7th of February 1943, at Crystal Creek, Wau .(He was born in Ballarat in 1916 and died in Ballarat in 1982). I am a Ballarat boy... Born there in 1953. The painting is not for sale. It is an original Aussie painting.

DAVE (2015)

Painting Size - 60 X 90CM.
The painting was created with acrylic paint on canvas. The painting is not for sale (donated to the subject of the painting).

Dave