ID numberART29202.016
Collection typeArt
Title[study of hands]; Post mortem
Measurementoverall: 24 x 27.8 cm; image: 21 x 23 cm
Object typeDrawing
MakerHeysen, Nora
Place madeNew Guinea
Date made1944
Physical descriptionpen and blue ink on paper
  • AWM copyright
  • External copyright
DescriptionThese are two studies made of the doctor's hands as he makes his examination.

Verso: The body of a native Papuan as it lies on an examination table. There are several studies of arms, hands, head and hands surrounding the study of the body.