Portraiture of war (Corporal Smith and Corporal Shokatasi)
|Title||Portraiture of war (Corporal Smith and Corporal Shokatasi)|
|Maker||Griffin, Murray (Artist)|
|Place made||Singapore: Changi|
|Date made||c 1943|
|Medium||oil on plywood|
|Measurement||Overall: 45.4 x 82 cm|
Allegorical drawing depicting horror and futility of war, and the equality of foes in death. Allied soldier Corporal Smith lies next to Japanese soldier Corporal Shokatasi in the foreign jungle of Malaya.