ID number ART23713
Title Skin disease ward, Finschhafen
Collection Art
Object type Painting
Artist Heysen, Nora
Place made New Guinea: Huon Peninsula, Finschhafen, Finschhafen area
Date made May 1945
Medium oil on hardboard
Measurement Overall: 45.5 x 60.8 cm Frame: 67.5 x 82.9cm

Description

Patients suffering from skin diseases were housed in a separate ward of the 3rd Australian Casualty Clearing Station, built in New Guinea by the indigenous people of Finschhafen.