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World War Two: three medical inspections of prisoners of war in a dilapidated room. Watercolour by L. Rawlings, c. 1944.

  • Rawlings, Leo, -1990.
Date
1944
Reference
24139i
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About this work

Publication/Creation

1944

Physical description

1 painting : watercolour, with pencil ; image 24.6 x 32.5 cm

Lettering

P.O.W. M.I. room. Singapore. L.Rawlings

Notes

A second picture of similar subject matter is on the same mount (this catalogue, record no. 24140i)

Lettering note

Printed lettering attached to the mount reads: "medical inspection room, Changi, Singapore"
Lettering on the painting continues: "have you had your rice polishings today? please collect your quinine early. people taking medicine please bring your spoon"

Reference

Wellcome Library no. 24139i

Type/Technique

Languages

  • English


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