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Damage Control! Fixing a Leak In Engineering Space on USS Carney

A sailor is using a phone while others are working behind him
Description: Painting, Acrylic on Canvas Board; by Kristopher John Battles; 2017; Framed Dimensions 14H X 10W
Accession #: 2017-004-09
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To depict this event, which entailed action in two different parts of the ship during a real life damage control incident—a leak in an engineering space on the destroyer—I felt I should make one composition out of two, in traditional diptych fashion.  The compositions work together as a whole in the painting, just as the two groups of sailors worked together in life during the event. 

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