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ID number ART24487
Title The road to Mersing
Collection Art
Object type Painting
Maker Griffin, Murray (Artist)
Place made Singapore: Changi
Date made 1943
Medium oil on hardboard
Measurement Overall: 71.2 x 63.5 cm


The long road stretching for many miles through the jungle and rubber plantations, occasionally spanning jungle streams over the white painted bridges. Sentries manned those bridges in such rain soaked conditions as depicted, Malaya.