Sister treating a native
ID numberART23431
Collection typeArt
TitleSister treating a native
Measurementframed: 99.8 x 125.2 cm; sight: 76.9 x 102.4 cm
Object typePainting
MakerHeysen, Nora
Place madeAustralia: Victoria, Melbourne
Date made1944
Physical descriptionoil on canvas
CopyrightAWM copyright
DescriptionShows Sister M. Russell, of the Australian Army Nursing Service, bandaging the arms of a native who had both hands blown off while fishing, when a captive of the Japanese. 111 Australian Casualty Clearing Station, Finschhafen, New Guinea.