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Charging Anode Furnace


Medium: Acrylic on paper
Size (h x w): 16.5 x 12.5 cm (6.5" x 5")

Feb 1999

Mount Isa

Private Collection

Painted at the copper smelter, Mount Isa Mines.

The crane operator sat in a cabin on the overhead crane and controlled the angle of the converter pot as it poured blister copper into the anode furnace.

Painted on site, wearing appropriate safety gear.