ID number ART21723
Title 2/3 Australian Casualty Clearing Station (Lieutenant Joan Box)
Collection Art
Object type Drawing
Artist Hodgkinson, Roy
Place made New Guinea
Date made 1944
Medium crayon with coloured washes on paper
Measurement overall: 49.1 x 30.8 cm

Description

Australian Army Nursing Service; SFX27412 Lieutenant Joan Box, AANS; having 'scrubbed up' (both arms from the elbows down for a minimum of 3 minutes, using scrubbing brush, soap and hot water) a sterilised gown is put on over other clothes, and sterilised gloves on hands (and over cuffs of gown) ready to assist with operation, an autoclave drum containing gloves is on a trolley, and a splash bowl and stand are also shown; Lieutenant Box is sister of Captain Box ART21722