ID number ART26473
Title Selarang buildings
Collection Art
Object type Drawing
Artist Griffin, Murray
Place made Singapore: Changi, Selarang Barracks
Date made c 1944
Medium watercolour and gouache over pencil
Measurement Overall: 17.6 x 25.7 cm

Description

Occupied by NCO prisoners-of-war captured by the Japanese at the fall of Singapore. The buildings were previously part of Selarang Barracks occupied by the British troops garrisoning Singapore. The artist lived for the first 6 months in the top room on the extreme right.