Javanese in Nica Hospital, Balikpapan

Place Asia: Borneo, Balikpapan
Accession Number ART22472
Collection type Art
Measurement Overall: 40.5 x 44.4 cm
Object type Work on paper
Physical description pencil on paper
Maker Watson, Douglas
Place made Borneo: Balikpapan
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


This native of Java is one of the many in the hospital suffering from dysentry and starvation caused when working as slaves for the Japanese in Balikpapan, Borneo.