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ID number ART22121
Title Washing carboys
Collection Art
Object type Drawing
Maker Heysen, Nora (Artist)
Place made Australia: New South Wales, Sydney
Date made 1944
Medium charcoal, sepia conte crayon, white gouache on paper
Measurement Overall: 48 x 38.3 cm


A pathologist from the Australian Army Medical Corps, 2nd Australian Blood and Serum Preparation Unit, washing carboys. Carboys are large glass or plastic bottles, usually encased in a protective basket or crate and often used to hold corrosive liquids.