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ID number ART26463
Title Changi gaol and camp
Collection Art
Object type Drawing
Artist Griffin, Murray
Place made Singapore: Changi
Date made 1945
Medium pen and ink and wash over pencil on paper
Measurement Overall: 19.1 x 24 cm

Description

Some of the accommodation provided for officers taken prisoners-of-war at the fall of Singapore. The centre row is the old warders' quarters; the row near the gaol wall and the row nearest artist are built of bamboo and attap. The gaol buildings are in the background, Changi.