ART22672

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ID number ART22672
Title Sister Ruth Daley
Collection Art
Object type Drawing
Artist Heysen, Nora
Place made Australia: New South Wales, Sydney
Date made 1944
Medium black crayon heightened with white, sanguine and sepia conte crayons, coloured chalks on paper
Measurement overall: 48.8 x 40.3 cm

Description

Portrait of Sister Ruth Daley, Australian Army Nursing Service (AANS), Sister in Charge at the 2nd Australian Blood and Serum Preparations Unit in Sydney. Sister Daley had previously served in the Middle East, Greece and Crete.