ART25059

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ID number ART25059
Title The Japanese guard takes a ride
Collection Art
Object type Drawing
Artist Griffin, Murray
Place made Singapore: Changi
Date made 1945
Medium brush and brown ink and wash over pencil on paper
Measurement Overall: 25.8 x 17.7 cm

Description

Japanese guard riding on improvised trailer pulled by prisoners bringing rations into camp. These trailers were constructed by the prisoners and had to be hauled using man power.