ART26500

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ID number ART26500
Title Kitchen of officers' mess, Changi
Collection Art
Object type Drawing
Artist Griffin, Murray
Place made Singapore: Changi
Date made 1943
Medium brush and brown ink and wash over pencil on paper
Measurement Overall: 36.4 x 46.8 cm

Description

The room is in a building of the Selerang Barracks, previously a British Army establishment. One of the buildings has been set aside as a Convalescent Depot for prisoners-of-war of the Japanese, housed in Selerang or Changi Goal. The room shown was a bathroom with a shower removed and a stove built in it's place.