ID number ART22677
Title Washing carboys
Collection Art
Object type Drawing
Artist Heysen, Nora
Place made Australia: New South Wales, Sydney
Date made 1944
Medium charcoal, white gouache on paper
Measurement Overall: 46.7 x 38.2 cm (irreg)

Description

A pathologist in the Australian Army Medical Corps, 2nd Australian Blood and Serum Preparations 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.