ID number ART29202.011
Title [Study of a Doctor in theatre]
Collection Art
Object type Drawing
Maker Heysen, Nora (Artist)
Place made New Guinea
Date made 1944
Medium pen and blue ink on paper
Measurement sheet: 24 cm x 27.8 cm; image: 21 x 23 cm


This is a study of the upper torso of a Doctor in full surgical gown, mask and cap as he concentrates on his hands as he operates in theatre. There are a series of hand studies to the right of the composition.