Malay boy

Accession Number ART23231
Collection type Art
Title Malay boy
Measurement Overall: 38 x 28.7 cm
Object types Drawing
Maker Friend, Donald
Date made 1945
Copyright Copyright expired - public domain

One of the Malay natives in the native compound at Labuan after the landing by troops of the 24th Australian Infantry Brigade. These natives had been brought to the island as slaves by the Japanese and were in a deplorable condition when liberated by the Australians.

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