"Joe" Jesselton Boy

Place Asia: Borneo, North Borneo
Accession Number ART25861
Collection type Art
Measurement Overall: 57.4 x 35.2 cm (irreg)
Object type Work on paper
Physical description sanguine and sepia conte crayons and black crayon over pencil on paper
Maker Browning, George Julian
Place made Borneo
Date made 1945
Conflict Second World War, 1939-1945

Item copyright: Copyright expired - public domain

Public Domain Mark This item is in the Public Domain


A little boy, more or less adopted by the docks unit at Jesselton, and nicknamed 'Joe'. His real name was long and unpronouncable.