Prisoner Knitting, Singapore, November 1942

Catalogue number
  • Art.IWM ART 15747 47
Department
Art and Popular Design
Production date
1942-01-01
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  • Support: paper
  • medium: ink
Dimensions
  • Support: Height 152 mm, Width 154 [irreg] mm
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  • object category: drawing
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Category
art
Copyright Ronald Searle 1942, by kind permission of the artist and The Sayle Literary Agency

© Ronald Searle 1942, by kind permission of the artist and The Sayle Literary Agency

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Object description

image: A sketch of a Prisoner of War sitting up on his bed and knitting. Some clothes are hanging from a line in the upper left. Ink sketches can be seen through the backing paper on the verso - heads of two children and three Asian women dressed in smart hats.

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