Not titled [Tamils]
|Title||Not titled [Tamils]|
|Maker||Griffin, Murray (Artist)|
|Place made||Australia: Victoria, Melbourne|
|Medium||pen and ink over pencil, heightened with white on paper|
|Measurement||Overall: 25.8 x 17.7 cm|
Tamils are an Indian low-caste sect, many of whom inhabit Singapore and Malaya. The drawing shows a Tamil worker carrying his tool of trade - a chunkel or large hoe, the Malayan equivalent of a shovel, while his wife follows with the rest of the household possessions.