ART22392

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ID number ART22392
Title View from Sisters' Mess, Finschhafen
Collection Art
Object type Painting
Artist Heysen, Nora
Date made April 1944
Medium oil on canvas

Description

Three women from 106 Australian Casualty Clearing Station are depicted seated around a table relaxing outside the Sisters' Mess in Finschhafen, New Guinea. Behind them an open view of the New Guinea landscape can be seen, including mountain ranges, jungles, and the sea.