ID number ART29202.004
Title [Studies of surgical instruments]; After
Collection Art
Object type Drawing
Maker Heysen, Nora (Artist)
Place made New Guinea
Date made 1944
Medium pen and blue ink on paper
Measurement overall: 24 x 27.8 cm; image: 18 x 24 cm


Three independent studies of bowls containing surgical instruments grouped inside and around the enamel bowls. The central image shows four bowls and instruments layed out on a small table, presumably they have been utilised in an operation and now lay on the table or stand in the bowls used for sterilisation.