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ID number ART26504
Title Massage room, Changi
Collection Art
Object type Drawing
Artist Griffin, Murray
Place made Singapore: Changi
Date made 1943
Medium pen and blue ink and brown wash over pencil
Measurement Overall: 36.8 x 50 cm

Description

Showing machine made for exercising the feet of beri beri patients - on side gave a weight against a pull upwards, the other a weight against the pressure downwards. In the background is an 'exercise' bicycle. Australian General Hospital, unidentified patients using improvised equipment in hospital massage (physiotherapy) room.