ART26496

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ID number ART26496
Title AIF POW theatre, Changi
Collection Art
Object type Drawing
Maker Griffin, Murray (Artist)
Place made Singapore: Changi
Date made 1943
Medium brush and brown ink and wash over pencil on paper
Measurement Overall: 23.4 x 36.4 cm (irregular)

Description

This building had been a workshop and was used for about a year by an Australian POW Concert Party until it was required for accommodation. All seats were made from palm logs. Rear stalls made of rubber tree logs. The building had been severely damaged by bombs.