ART26476

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ID number ART26476
Title Operating theatre, Changi
Collection Art
Object type Drawing
Maker Griffin, Murray (Artist)
Place made Singapore: Changi
Date made 1944
Medium brush and black and brown ink and wash over pencil on paper
Measurement Overall: 28 x 38.3 cm

Description

Australian Army Medical Service undertaking preparations for surgical operation. The medical staff attempted to be as hygienic as possible in the situation, as demonstrated in this work with the men wearing masks and washing their hands.