ART24304

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ID number ART24304
Title Pathologist (Lieutenant Maxwell Swan)
Collection Art
Object type Drawing
Maker Heysen, Nora (Artist)
Place made Australia: Queensland, North Queensland, Cairns
Date made 10 October 1945
Medium sepia and black conte crayon heightened with white on blue paper
Measurement sheet: 48 cm x 36.2 cm; image: 38 cm x 35 cm

Description

Depicts Lieutenant Maxwell Stuart Ainsworth Swan, VX38828, an Assistant Pathologist at the Australian Army Medical Corps, Land Headquarters Medical Research Unit, looking through an optical microscope, at specimen slides used in malaria research.