Captain Robert Black
|Title||Captain Robert Black|
|Maker||Heysen, Nora (Artist)|
|Place made||New Guinea: Huon Peninsula, Finschhafen, Finschhafen area|
|Date made||June 1944|
|Medium||pencil on paper|
|Measurement||sheet: 57.6 x 39.8 cm|
Portrait of Captain Robert Black, Australian Army Medical Service, QX36074, pathologist, 106 Casualty Clearing Station, 2 AIF. His head is turned to the right, and he holds a cigarette in his left hand. Heysen married Captain Black in 1953. "They met at Finschhafen in the war, when he was an A.I.F. medical officer" (The Age Oct 6, 1962).