Golf outfit, Palembang

Place Asia: Netherlands East Indies, Sumatra, Palembang
Accession Number ART29425
Collection type Art
Measurement sheet: 9.9 x 15 cm
Object type Work on paper
Physical description pencil on paper
Maker Gunther, Pat
Place made Netherlands East Indies: Sumatra, Palembang
Date made 1943-1944
Conflict Second World War, 1939-1945

Item copyright: AWM Licensed copyright


Various sketches of a golf outfit. Plain skirt grey wool - cardigan grey hand knitted ribbed - 2 blouses same as first sketch - self coloured tie - double cuffs/+ links to match - first dullish pink 2nd dull blue or yellow. Third blouse striped in pink blue and greyish mauve - buttons grey/mauve - may be worn with grey tie. Cuffs single. Hat must be tailored grey felt with not to narrow in brim. Sox grey or yellow if blouse is yellow. Shoes navy rubber soles with fringe along the bottom. These drawings were done while POW. The artist would sell her drawings in order to get money to buy food on the black market.